Earlier this week the president confirmed that he changed his residence from Manhattan to Palm Beach, Florida.
What We Know:
- The President explained the decision tweeting, “They haven’t treated me properly. I pay millions of taxes. Millions and millions of dollars in New York and they’ve never treated me, you know, since I became president, they just haven’t treated, I think the office with the kind of respect”.
1600 Pennsylvania Avenue, the White House, is the place I have come to love and will stay for, hopefully, another 5 years as we MAKE AMERICA GREAT AGAIN, but my family and I will be making Palm Beach, Florida, our Permanent Residence. I cherish New York, and the people of…..
— Donald J. Trump (@realDonaldTrump) November 1, 2019
- His Mar-a-Lago hotel is now listed as his primary residence in place of his Trump Tower penthouse.
- Governor Andrew Cuomo responded to the news in a tweet saying “Good riddance” to the president.
It’s not like @realDonaldTrump paid taxes here anyway…
He’s all yours, Florida. https://t.co/9AX0q1aBkQ
— Andrew Cuomo (@NYGovCuomo) November 1, 2019
Trump has been a life-long NY resident until now.