Saudi-Funded Lobbyists Reportedly Paid for Hundreds of Rooms at Trump DC Hotel Following ’16 Election
A new report from the Washington Post reveals that lobbyists funded by the government of Saudi Arabia spent over $270,000 reserving “blocks of rooms” at President Donald Trump‘s Washington D.C. hotel a month after the 2016 election.
At first, Saudi lobbyists put the veterans up in Northern Virginia. Then, in December 2016, they switched most of their business to the Trump International Hotel in downtown Washington. In all, the lobbyists spent more $270,000