Trump Interested in NY’s Plum Island
October 7, 2013
Donald Trump is thinking about adding an island to his already flashy portfolio, according to a report from ABC News.
The real estate mogul and TV reality star says he’s considering purchasing New York’s Plum Island, but has yet to make a final decision.
The 843 acres off the coast of Long Island house a laboratory that studies infectious animal diseases that could imperil the nation’s livestock industry. Congress voted in 2009 to close the aging lab, which opened in 1954, and build a new one in Manhattan, Kansas.
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