Jeff McConney Testified Trump Misused Charity Funds: Report

  • The Trump Org. controller testified in 2017 that Trump misused charity funds, The Daily Beast said.
  • The controller, Jeff McConney, reportedly testified for the Manhattan DA’s investigation.
  • The DA’s office is expected to bring additional charges in the criminal investigation.
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A high-ranking Trump Organization official gave testimony in 2017 saying Donald Trump misused funds, according to a transcript of the deposition obtained by The Daily Beast.

That same employee, Jeff McConney, also testified before a Manhattan grand jury this year as part of a criminal investigation into the Trump Organization’s finances, ABC News reported.

Earlier this month, Manhattan prosecutors announced a 15-count indictment against the Trump Organization and its chief financial…

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