Clinton and Trump: A Tale of Two Foundations

For the general public—and also, it seems, most of the media—a foundation is a foundation is a foundation. But Clinton’s and Trump’s foundations are actually quite different, down to their type designations and legal requirements. These distinctions are useful to recognize. Any way you look at it, however, this presidential race will go down in history as one where the questionable behavior of charities, or celebrities through their charities, was front and center.