President Donald Trump doesn’t like his housekeepers to
touch his things, particularly his toothbrush, Michael
Wolff reports in his new book, “Fire and Fury.”
Trump reportedly fears being poisoned if his toothbrush
is handled by his White House cleaning staff.
“If my shirt is on the
floor, it’s because I want it on the floor,” Trump reportedly
told his housekeepers.
President Donald Trump has reportedly instituted a rule that
housekeepers at the White House must not touch his things without
his permission, journalist Michael Wolff reported in his new
and Fury: Inside the Trump White House.”
“If my shirt is on the floor, it’s because I want it on the
floor,” Trump told his staff, according to an excerpt of the book
published in New York Magazine on Wednesday.
The president is reportedly fearful that he’ll be poisoned and is
particularly concerned about his cleaning staff touching his
Wolff wrote that Trump’s fear of poisoning is one reason why
he frequents McDonald’s, where his staffers can anonymously
purchase him premade food.
Trump also strips his own bed and instructs staff on when to wash
Wolff wrote. Unlike every previous presidential couple since
the Kennedys, the president and first lady Melania Trump
reportedly maintain separate bedrooms.
Wolff’s full book will be released on January 9.