President Donald Trump seemingly has a strange way of handling documents — he likes to tear them apart, according to a new report from POLITICO.
The issue is that it could potentially be an infringement of the Presidential Records Act, which necessitates the White House preserve memos, letters, and pretty much all the papers that POTUS touches.
As a result, in the Old Executive Office Building, there is a team of people charged with literally piecing together the mess Trump has made.
One of the guys who earned his government paycheck putting together the daily Presidential puzzle, spoke to Politico.
“Solomon Lartey spent the first five months of the Trump administration working in the Old Executive Office Building, standing over a desk with scraps of paper spread out in front of him,” the report says.
“Armed with rolls of clear Scotch tape, Lartey and his colleagues would sift through large piles of shredded paper and put them back together, he said, “like a jigsaw puzzle.” Sometimes the papers would just be split down the middle, but other times they would be torn into pieces so small they looked like confetti.”
The White House did not give any comments on the story.
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