*Donald Trump is always talking about big government and how much he is against it, yet it’s been proven time and tiem again that he is indeed in favor of government when it’s subsidizing his big deals.
The racist real estate mogul takes advantage wherever he sees an opportunity. One of the largest breaks he received was a 40-year tax abatement for premium real estate at Grand Central Station.
According to the Los Angeles Times, Trump’s first slickery was persuading the then-Mayor Abe Beame (who was a political ally of the Donald’s father, Fred Trump) to rebuild the Hotel Commodore into the Grand Hyatt at Grand Central. It was a massive property that (more…)