As has been reported before, Trump’s anti-immigrant rhetoric — like virtually every position he takes — applies only to others, not himself. Buzzfeed News got government reports on special visas requested by Mar-a-Lago on the grounds that they couldn’t find anyone here to take those jobs. In fact, they rejected dozens of applicants and only hired a single American worker.
For years, President Donald Trump has insisted it’s impossible to find Americans to fill seasonal jobs at his hotels, resorts, and wineries, leaving him no choice but to hire foreign guest workers instead.
“You can’t get help,” he has said.
But government records obtained by BuzzFeed News reveal for the first time that at least 58 US workers applied for the temporary jobs as