Donald Trump frequently railed against President Barack Obama for his golfing trips, attacking Obama on Twitter for what Trump called reckless spending and an inattention to his job as president.
But now, with Trump about to start his fourth year as president, he is on pace to top Obama’s eight-year total for taxpayer-funded golf trips in just four years.
An analysis from The Huffington Post found that Trump has racked up more than $ 118 million in taxpayer costs for his golf trips, which have almost entirely come through properties owned by Trump. The report noted that Trump’s golf total is the equivalent of 296 years of his $ 400,000 salary, which Trump has bragged about not accepting and donates to charitable causes and government programs instead.
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