Trump says he will support the investigation into allegations by Postmaster General Louis Dejoy


President Trump said Monday that he would support the investigation into the allegations leveled against Postmaster General Louis Dejoy. Mr. Trump said he would support removing Dejoy if he proves that he is engaging in illegal behavior.

The Washington Post reported on Sunday that five people who worked for New Breed Logistics, where Dejoy had been chairman and CEO for 31 years, said he was “asked to write checks at JJboro and participate in the foundation stone by Dejoy himself or The chief executive was urged. ” Mansion. The Post cited two employees who said Dejoy had employees’ bonuses “raised” to help reduce the cost of their contributions, which would be illegal. Democrats are already calling for an investigation by the postmaster general, who is already under fire for post office modifications.

The president said he did not know much about the story, when asked if he would support the investigation into the claims, saying “sure,” adding that he felt Dejoy was an honest man . If it is proved that he has done something illegal, the President said that he would support his removal.

“Yes, if anything can be proved that he has always done something wrong,” the president said. “Always. They’ve been watching me for four years. They haven’t got anything for four years. Think about it. For four years. The day I came down from the escalator, I was checking the sleeves. And they didn’t find anything. ., He got nothing. A friend of mine said that you have to be the most innocent, respected man to hold the office of President. “

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