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Tue Nov 8, 2016, 06:18 AM Nov 2016

Members of group honoring FBI boss have longtime Trump ties


Members of group honoring FBI boss have longtime Trump ties
NOV. 7, 2016 10:19 PM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — FBI Director James Comey was honored Monday night by a group whose board includes several people with longtime ties to Donald Trump, including the CEO of the National Enquirer and a convicted felon who goes by the nickname "Joey No Socks."

Among the Trump-connected board members is David Pecker, a friend of Trump's and the chief executive of American Media Inc., publisher of The National Enquirer.

Another board member listed for the group is Alex Schnaider, a billionaire Ukrainian-born commodities trader who built a Trump-branded hotel and condo tower in Toronto which is now in receivership.

The foundation, headquartered on Long Island, funds scholarships and grants to the families of federal agents who have been killed or injured in the line of duty and took in about $122,000 in revenue according to a 2014 tax filing.

A Trump campaign spokesman declined comment.

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Members of group honoring FBI boss have longtime Trump ties (Original Post) misterhighwasted Nov 2016 OP
How much mercuryblues Nov 2016 #1
He received an award. Such a nice bunch of friends he has. misterhighwasted Nov 2016 #2
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