U.S. President Donald Trump hosts an match on reopening schools amid the coronavirus illness (COVID-19) pandemic inside the East Room on the White Condominium in Washington, U.S., July 7, 2020. REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque
WASHINGTON (Reuters) – President Donald Trump paid a proxy to take a standardized school entrance examination for him when he grew to become as soon as a highschool pupil, his niece writes in a inform-all e-book scheduled to be printed subsequent week.
Throughout the e-book, “Too Very important and By no means Ample: How My Household Created the World’s Most Unhealthy Man,” Mary Trump writes that Trump paid somebody to take the SAT, an entrance examination weak by most U.S. universities, in his save apart of dwelling, based on The Recent York Occasions.
“The extreme ranking the proxy earned for him, Ms. Trump gives, helped the younger Mr. Trump to later keep admittance as an undergraduate to the School of Pennsylvania’s prestigious Wharton enterprise school,” experiences the Occasions, citing a manuscript of the e-book.
White Condominium senior adviser Kellyanne Conway, when requested regarding the e-book on Tuesday, urged journalists on the White Condominium that it grew to become as soon as a family topic.
“He’s not her affected individual, he’s her uncle,” Conway mentioned, it seems that regarding Mary Trump’s diploma in medical psychology. “I wager family issues are family issues.”
White Condominium press secretary Kayleigh McEnany mentioned on Tuesday: “It’s a e-book of falsehoods and that’s about it.”
The School Board, which administers the SAT take a look at, did not presently acknowledge to a search recordsdata from for remark.
Reporting by Susan Heavy and Daphne Psaledakis; Bettering by Peter Cooney