The campaign to leave the European Union was mostly funded by five of the UK’s richest businessmen, a new study has revealed. The five donors – including Leave.EU’s Arron Banks, Crystal Palace co-owner Jeremy Hosking, investment billionaire Peter Hargreaves, motoring entrepreneur Robert Edmiston and hedge fund manager Crispin Odey – contributed £14.9m out of the total £24.1m in donations and loans given to the leave campaigns in the five months leading up to the referendum.
Paris decision underscores the visceral expression of Trump’s worldview
Trump heard from many people over time, from those in his inner circle to chief executives of major companies to world leaders when he was in Europe. In the end, he wasn’t swayed by those who urged him not to take the drastic step of pulling out. His view that the climate agreement penalized the United States economically prevailed.
More than three weeks into his presidency, one thing is becoming glaringly obvious about Donald Trump and his administrative approach: he's beginning to perpetuate all of the things he criticized former rival Hillary Clinton for.