This may sound like he is doing something good, however, if he isn’t getting paid by us the people, will he feel like he works for us? Will he feel like we owe him like indentured servants? They wouldn’t let George Washington do this, why should a person who speaks like an authoritarian get away with it?
Why Donald Trump Needs to Take a Salary – POLITICO Magazine
In his first broadcast interview as president-elect, Donald Trump pledged that he will accept as little of the presidential salary as he can get away with.