ETHICS/MILITARY/SCOTLAND/TRUMP BUSINESS: “The Air Force has concluded scores of overnight stays at President Donald Trump’s seaside resort in Scotland did not violate any rules but did raise questions about the ‘public perception’ of funneling taxpayer funds to a property owned by the commander in chief. The review, overseen by the Air Mobility Command, recommended aircrew […]

Read More… from 10/25/2019


ETHICS/GOLF/SCOTLAND/TRUMP AS PRESIDENT/TRUMP BUSINESS/TRUMP FAMILY: “Last month, the Trump family business received approval from a local government in Scotland for a major expansion of its golf resort near Aberdeen, marking the largest real estate development financed by the Trump Organization since the 2016 election. In August, President Trump’s eldest son, Donald Jr., flew to Jakarta to […]

Read More… from 10/11/2019


SCOTLAND/TRUMP BUSINESS: “Despite opposition from many local residents, the Trump Organization on Thursday [9-26-19] received approval in Scotland for what will be the largest new company-financed real estate development project since President Trump was elected: a major expansion of its golf resort near the northeast port city of Aberdeen. The plans call for the construction […]

Read More… from 9/26/2019


MILITARY/SCOTLAND/TRUMP BUSINESS: “Air Force officers who have earned medals for their tours of duty can pick up some more brass with a short pit stop in Southwest Scotland. As part of its relationship with the Air Force, the Trump Turnberry resort occasionally gifts high-ranking officers a version of its ‘Pride Pin,’ a lapel pin featuring […]

Read More… from 9/17/2019


DEMS/INVESTIGATIONS/MILITARY/SCOTLAND/TRUMP BUSINESS: “The U.S. Air Force has lodged crews at President Donald Trump’s Scotland resort up to 40 times since 2015, a figure that is far higher than previously known. The tally represents the preliminary results of an Air Force review launched after POLITICO reported last week that an Air National Guard crew stayed at […]

Read More… from 9/12/2019


MILITARY/SCOTLAND/TRUMP AS PRESIDENT/TRUMP BUSINESS/TRUMP PEOPLE: “House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy on Tuesday [9-10-19] defended military expenditures at President Donald Trump’s properties, arguing that hotels owned by the president are “just like any other hotel’…McCarthy’s defense comes as the Air Force has launched a global review of its layover policy following a POLITICO report that crews […]

Read More… from 9/10/2019


MILITARY/SCOTLAND/TRUMP BUSINESS: “I know nothing about an Air Force plane landing at an airport (which I do not own and have nothing to do with) near Turnberry Resort (which I do own) in Scotland, and filling up with fuel, with the crew staying overnight at Turnberry (they have good taste!). NOTHING TO DO WITH ME” […]

Read More… from 9/9/2019


MILITARY/SCOTLAND/TRUMP BUSINESS: “Back in 2014, soon after acquiring a golf resort in Scotland, Donald J. Trump entered a partnership with a struggling local airport there to increase air traffic and boost tourism in the region. The next year, as Mr. Trump began running for president, the Pentagon decided to ramp up its use of that […]

Read More… from 9/9/2019


HOUSE OF REPS/MILITARY/SCOTLAND/TRUMP BUSINESS: “In early Spring of this year, an Air National Guard crew made a routine trip from the U.S. to Kuwait to deliver supplies. What wasn’t routine was where the crew stopped along the way: President Donald Trump’s Turnberry resort, about 50 miles outside Glasgow, Scotland. Since April, the House Oversight Committee […]

Read More… from 9/6/2019


GOLF/SCOTLAND/TRUMP AS PRESIDENT: “The sand dunes on the Trump International golf course in Aberdeenshire, Scotland, are expected to lose their protected conservation designation, the government said Friday [6-28-19]. Scottish Natural Heritage said that about a third of the dunes on the Menie Estate have been damaged in the development of the course. The remainder of […]

Read More… from 6/28/2019


GOLF/SCOTLAND/TRUMP BUSINESS: “The Turnberry golf resort owned by US president Donald Trump has racked up millions of pounds of losses for the fourth year in a row. According to Companies House filings, SLC Turnberry’s parent company Golf Recreation Scotland was in the red by almost £3.4m in 2017. In the previous year, it posted losses […]

Read More… from 10/5/2018


ENERGY/MEDIA/SCOTLAND: ” ‘Offshore wind is a dead duck in Scotland and it’s time Alex Salmond manned up, stopped blaming Westminster and faced reality. No energy policy is sustainable if it is unaffordable.’ Graham Lang/The Northern Times @AlexSalmond @AberdeenCC @pressjournal” [1:42:01 PM]  – 1/9/2014, Donald Trump, Twitter.com, Trumptwitterarchive.com, Twitlonger.com, 1/9/2014 […]

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ENERGY/SCOTLAND: “Economics behind ugly, bird killing wind turbines do not work–will destroy Scotland’s beautiful coastline. @http://bit.ly/19GZidj @AlexSalmond @aberdeenshire @AberdeenCC” [10:05:57 AM]  – 12/13/2013, Donald Trump, Twitter.com, trumptwitterarchive.com, twitlonger.com, 12/13/2013 […]

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ECONOMY/ENERGY/SCOTLAND: “.@AlexSalmond If a country wants to rapidly destroy its economy, I have an idea–just put up subsidized wind turbines–they’re killing economies all over the world.” [9:48:16 AM]  – 8/21/2013, Donald Trump, Twitter.com, Trumptwitterarchive.com, Twitlonger.com, 8/21/2013 […]

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ENERGY/SCOTLAND: “Why is @AlexSalmond pursuing environment destroying windmills when @VattenfallGroup quit because of no recovery for region’s ailing electrical markets?” [10:51:35 AM]  – 7/24/2013, Donald Trump, Twitter.com, Trumptwitterarchive.com, Twitlonger.com, 7/24/2013 […]

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ENERGY/SCOTLAND: “If @VattenfallGroup dropped out of the economically unfeasible wind farm development in Aberdeen, who is going to pay the millions of dollars necessary for final approvals? @AlexSalmond” [11:19:00 AM]  – 6/12/2013, Donald Trump, Twitter.com, Trumptwitterarchive.com, Twitlonger.com, 6/12/2013 […]

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ENERGY/MEDIA/POLLUTION/SCOTLAND: “The entire village of Blackdog in Scotland protested to the Council last night about the ugly windmills. @AlexSalmond @pressjournal [4:13:18 PM] The Council was shocked by the exuberance of the demonstration in Blackdog. @AlexSalmond @pressjournal [4:14:09 PM] The Council is concerned over the health & safety for the village of Blackdog w/ placement of […]

Read More… from 4/24/2013


BUSINESS/DONALD ON DONALD/ENERGY/SCOTLAND: “The windfarm approval in Scotland is subject to many conditions that can never be met – will be tied up in courts for years! #EOWDC [11:44:54 AM] The radar, defense, shipping and civil aviation problems will stop the ugly windfarm. #EOWDC [11:45:18 AM] …al-Megrahi was the man who blew up Pan Am […]

Read More… from 3/26/2013


BUSINESS/ENERGY/SCOTLAND: “Vattenfall, the company behind a proposed asinine windfarm off the coast of Aberdeen, Scotland, is having serious financial difficulty. [3:33:27 PM] Vattenfall CEO stated that the company needed to prepare itself for falling electricity demands in coming years– a changing market. [3:34:42 PM] Scotland will be so lucky if this monstrosity is not built—I […]

Read More… from 3/18/2013


ENERGY/SCOTLAND: “How can George Osborne reduce UK debt while spending billions to subsidize Scotland’s garbage wind turbines that are destroying the country? [3:50:55 PM] You’re all wrong—check the facts! UK is massively subsidizing Scotland’s wind turbines & the people don’t want them. [3:51:27 PM]“  – 12/6/2012, Donald Trump, Twitter.com, Trumptwitterarchive.com, 12/6/2012 […]

Read More… from 12/6/2012


ENERGY/SCOTLAND: “How can George Osborne reduce UK debt while spending billions to subsidize Scotland’s garbage wind turbines that are destroying the country?” [02:50:55 PM]  – 12/6/2012, Donald Trump, Twitter.com, Trumptwitterarchive.com, 12/6/2012 […]

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SCOTLAND/SPORTS: “Scots should boycott Glenfiddich garbage for not choosing great Olympic & U.S. Open champ Andy Murray over total loser Michael Forbes.” [11:48:51 AM]  – 12/6/2012, Donald Trump, Twitter.com, Trumptwitterarchive.com, 12/6/2012 […]

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BUSINESS/SCOTLAND/SPORTS: “Glenfiddich is a joke—should have chosen Andy Murray—U.S. Open & Olympic gold winner—as Top Scot instead of a total loser! [1:21:56 PM] Tell *Top Scot* Michael Forbes to clean up his property—it is an embarrassment to Scotland. [1:22:30 PM] We are getting rid of all Glenfiddich garbage alcohol from Trump properties. [1:24:46 PM]“  – […]

Read More… from 12/5/2012


BUSINESS/GOLF/SCOTLAND: “Michael Forbes lives in a pigsty and bad liquor company Glenfiddich gave him Scot of the Year award… [12:23:45 PM] Michael Forbes is a loser who failed to stop what was just named ‘the golf course of the year’ and which has brought … [12:25:22 PM]“  – 12/4/2012, Donald Trump, Twitter.com, Trumptwitterarchive.com, 12/4/2012 […]

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ENERGY/SCOTLAND: “Scottish government having huge backlash on wind turbines. @AlexSalmond is becoming very unpopular. [1:40:01 PM] The Countryside Party just formed in Scotland to fight ugly wind turbines & @AlexSalmond. Congrats to Jim Crawford & Countryside Party. [2:09:00 PM]“  – 11/29/2012, Donald Trump, Twitter.com, Trumptwitterarchive.com, 11/29/2012 […]

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BUSINESS/DONALD ON DONALD/MEDIA/SCOTLAND: “I guess they don’t have freedom of the press in Scotland. We created this ad and the ASA would not allow us to publish it. I don’t know why, it seems factually accurate to me- http://on.fb.me/T5jGja” [11:39:31 AM]  – 10/19/2012, Donald Trump, Twitter.com, Trumptwitterarchive.com, Twitlonger.com, 10/19/2012 […]

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SCOTLAND/TERRORISM: “First Minister of Scotland released bomber of Pan Am flight #103 on ‘compassionate grounds.’ Do you believe?” [11:40:45 AM]  – 10/12/2012, Donald Trump, Twitter.com, Trumptwitterarchive.com, 10/12/2012 […]

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DONALD ON DONALD/MEDIA/SCOTLAND: “SUN newspaper/Scotland reports that ‘Tourism jump is thanks to Trump.’ 8,000 visitors in one month from 20 countries,,, http://t.co/ZC0boYWu” [11:50:12 AM]  – 8/10/2012, Donald Trump, Twitter.com, Trumptwitterarchive.com, 8/10/2012 […]

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BUSINESS/GOLF/SCOTLAND: “I’m in Scotland to open what we hope to be the greatest golf course in the world— it’s amazing.” [9:21:39 AM]  – 7/10/2012, Donald Trump, Twitter.com, Trumptwitterarchive.com, 7/10/2012 […]

Read More… from 7/10/2012