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Donald Trump claims ‘we have a lot of happy students’ at his investment school, Trump University — but the state calls it a scam that conned $40 million from students with high-pressure pitches.
Donald Trump went on the warpath Monday over accusations that his Trump University was a sham — even as angry former students stepped forward, calling the “school” a giant ripoff.
Trump blasted New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman as a “political hack” for slapping the school with a $40 million fraud suit. Trump even suggested President Barack Obama might be behind the litigation. Schneiderman called Trump’s beef absurd.
Amid the accusations, the Daily News obtained a deposition that Trump gave last year in which he acknowledged that he didn’t know some key operational details of the school, which promised easy riches through his real estate techniques.
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