The renowned business tycoon and television personality from America, Donald Trump has confirmed that he will be running for president in the year 2016.
“I am officially running for President of the United States and we are going to make our country great again,” Trump told his supporters at New York’s Trump Towers on Fifth Avenue as quoted by BBC.
Trump who is also the owner of Miss Universe Organization claimed that his fortune would allow him to be an effective president.
This isn’t the first time the he tried to run for president. His previous attempts was also seen in 1988, 2000, 2004 and 2012. He also tried to run for governor of New York in 2006 and 2014.
“If I get elected president I will bring it back bigger and better and stronger than ever before. We will make America great again,” Trump said during his speech.
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Trump became a well-known reality celebrity through his successful NBC reality game show “The Apprentice”.
However, due to the fact that he is running for presidential race in 2016, Trump decided not to renew his television contract for “The Apprentice”.