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Trump pledges $1 million of his personal money to Harvey relief: White House
August 31, 2017 / 7:55 PM / 3 months ago

Trump pledges $1 million of his personal money to Harvey relief: White House

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President Donald Trump will pledge $1 million of his own money to relief efforts for Hurricane Harvey, White House spokeswoman Sarah Sanders said on Thursday.

U.S. President Donald Trump arrives at the White House after a trip to Springfield, Missouri, in Washington D.C., August 30, 2017. REUTERS/Carlos Barria

“I am happy to tell you that (Trump) would like to join in the efforts that a lot of the people that we have seen across this country do and he’s pledging $1 million of personal money to the fund,” Sanders told reporters at a White House briefing.

Reporting by Eric Beech; Editing by Tim Ahmann

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