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Author David Cay Johnston on his new book, "The Big Cheat"

David Cay Johnston
David Cay Johnston

Journalist and author David Cay Johnston's newest book is an effort to pull together all the ways that Donald Trump and his family scammed the country for their own enrichment.

The book is called "The Big Cheat"; it casts a wide net, from Trump's international business dealings, to the transparent scamming of Trump family foundations, even to the ways that Trump was willing to steal from his own average supporters, some of whom were living in poverty. Our guest:

Evan Dawson is the host of "Connections with Evan Dawson." He joined WXXI in January 2014 after working at 13WHAM-TV, where he served as morning news anchor. He was hired as a reporter for 13WHAM-TV in 2003 before being promoted to anchor in 2007.
Megan Mack is the executive producer of "Connections with Evan Dawson" and live/televised engagement programming.
Emmarae Stein is the production assistant for "Connections with Evan Dawson."