Latest from David A. Fahrenthold

Trump faces new criminal investigation into New York golf club

Prosecutors in Westchester County have subpoenaed tax records related to Trump’s club.
  • Oct 20, 2021

Trump questioned for four hours in lawsuit from protesters allegedly assaulted by his guards

The former president could face other depositions in a raft of civil lawsuits now that he is out of office.
  • Oct 18, 2021

Trump to be questioned next week in N.Y. protest lawsuit, attorney says

The videotaped questioning of the former president is related to a lawsuit filed by four men who said Trump’s security guards assaulted them outside Trump Tower in 2015.
  • Oct 14, 2021

Trump’s D.C. hotel made millions from foreign governments but still struggled, federal documents show

The House Oversight and Reform Committee released hundreds of pages of financial records that Democrats say shows former president Donald Trump's luxury hotel in D.C. lost millions while he was in office despite allegedly getting preferential treatment from a bank.
  • Oct 8, 2021

Trump loses case meant to silence former aide Omarosa Manigault Newman

Trump’s campaign accused Manigault Newman of violating a nondisclosure agreement, but an arbitrator invalidated the agreement, saying it was too vague.
  • Sep 28, 2021

Judge orders Trump Organization to hand over documents more quickly to New York AG

A newly unsealed order shows that the state attorney general is still seeking financial documents from the former president’s business.
  • Sep 24, 2021

To sue the New York Times and his niece, Trump turned to a low-profile attorney from New Jersey

Alina Habba, Trump’s new attorney, also replaced a longtime Trump lawyer in another defamation case brought by a former Apprentice contestant.
  • Sep 23, 2021

Trump gave six months extra Secret Service protection to his kids, three officials. It cost taxpayers $1.7 million. 

Former Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin traveled repeatedly to the Middle East and Mexico while protected by agents.
  • Sep 17, 2021

Trump-appointed ambassador directed government business to his hotel, emails show

“Let’s keep TRUMP Hotel,” Kelly Craft, a former ambassador to Canada, wrote in one email to a staffer who had suggested more conveniently located lodging.
  • Sep 3, 2021

Trump Tower’s key tenants have fallen behind on rent and moved out. But Trump has one reliable customer: His own PAC.

Trump’s PAC pays more than $37,000 a month for space at the tower — the latest instance of Trump using donors’ money to prop up his businesses.
  • Sep 3, 2021