Trump Golf Count: 79*

Cost to Taxpayer: At least $90,249,561

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*Visits to golf clubs since inauguration, with evidence of playing golf on at least 37 visits. See our FAQ for answers to frequently asked questions and our complete data table for a list of Trump's outings.

Why we are doing this

"I'm going to be working for you. I'm not going to have time to go play golf." --Donald J. Trump, August, 2016

With regard to so much more than golf, our President is an unabashed liar. View the full list of Trump's golf outings here, and see this explanation for more info.


Just the Facts, the Real Facts

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Fun Stats

Days Trump has spent at Mar a Lago:


Cost of flights to Mar a Lago (9 so far):*


Days Trump has spent at Bedminster:


Cost of flights to Bedminster (11 so far):*


Trump has visited his clubs once every this many days since his inauguration:


Projected visits to golf clubs in four years:


Projected visits in eight years:


Total times Obama played golf during his eight year Presidency:


*Cost estimates for Trump's travel to Mar a Lago and Bedminster are from The Washington Post. At this point the number of flights to Bedminster is one more than common counts of his "visits" because of an extra round trip on Air Force One to return to the White House for six hours during the weekend of July 4, 2017. See for up-to-the-minute details about golf outings.

Who Plays Golf More?

Counts of Obama's golf outings courtesy of TGCount data are available here. Recent changes have been made to how "confirmed golfings" are counted.

White House Pool Report References to Golf *

Public Pool

Posted on Dec 12, 2017 13:06:00

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* List includes recent RSS pool reports containing any of the following words or phrases: vacation, palm beach, golf, Trump International, Trump National, Bedminster, Sterling. Click here to view them all.

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