He whined about how much he has to spend on lawyers.
Trump attacked the entire state of New York on Monday because he and his family face multiple investigations there for a range of potential illegal activities.
In a series of three tweets sent in the early afternoon, Trump whined about his corrupt foundation, the cost of living in New York, and how much money his family has to spend on lawyers because of the many investigations into their alleged wrongdoing:
“It is very hard and expensive to live in New York. Governor Andrew Cuomo uses his Attorney General as a bludgeoning tool for his own purposes. They sue on everything, always in search of a crime, I even got sued on a Foundation which took Zero rent & expenses & gave away more money than it had. … Now Cuomo’s A.G. is harassing all of my New York businesses in search of anything at all they can find to make me look as bad as possible. So, on top of ridiculously high taxes, my children and companies are spending a fortune on lawyers. No wonder people and businesses are fleeing New York in record numbers!”
Trump, his family, and his businesses are facing legal trouble from the state of New York on multiple fronts.
At the end of 2018, Trump was forced to shutter his namesake foundation after prosecutors alleged “repeated and willful” acts of corruption. New York’s attorney general filed a lawsuit last year accusing Trump and three of his adult children (Eric, Don Jr., and Ivanka) of engaging in “persistently illegal conduct” while running the foundation and seeking $2.8 million in restitution.