According to Mr. Trump, his publisher, Donald Trump Jr., cannot find enough paper, ink, glue, or leather to make a copy of his “very successful photobook.”

  • Former President Donald Trump claims he can’t find the supplies to produce his book.

  • Mr. Trump said he was told that the publisher couldn’t find enough paper, ink, glue, or leather to make the book.

  • Trump’s book is published by Winning Team Publishing, a company co-founded by Donald Trump Jr. in 2021.

Former President Donald Trump claimed this week that he couldn’t get enough supplies to make his book. Ongoing supply chain disruption.

Trump spoke with Fox Business host Rudabs in a Wednesday episode of the Dobbs podcast. “Great America Show.”

Mr. Trump claimed that there was a problem printing the book due to a supply chain problem and answered a question from Dobbs about how he felt about the product shortage in the United States.

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Former President Donald Trump said in a podcast this week that he was running out of paper, ink, glue and leather for books.Chip Somode Villa / Getty Images

“No one has heard the word’supply chain’,” Trump said. “Supply chain, it was automatic. It was just embedded. It was embedded in a free country, democracy. It was embedded in our country. We talk about the supply chain. I didn’t. Suddenly I don’t get anything, so people use two words most often. ”

He went on to insist that he lacked the supplies to make a copy of his book “Our Journey Together.”

“I just made a book, it was very successful, they sold 240,000 copies, and we just ordered another 240,000 or more,” Trump said.

“I think he’s a publisher and one of the largest printers in the country, he said he has eight factories.” One problem is that you can’t get paper, you can’t get ink. I can’t get the glue. I can’t get the leather for the cover, “he said,” I’ve been doing this for 40 years, and once I had a problem getting something. No, “Trump said.

Trump added that his publisher was paying “huge premiums” to get these supplies.

Winning Team Publishing, the publisher of Trump’s “Our Journey Together,” was co-founded in 2021 by his son Donald Trump Jr. The brand itself As “one of the most conservative publishers in the country” with the mission of promoting “silent majority, America First patriots, and writers representing free-minded readers.”

Winning team publishing Claim on that website That “all a single copy Our journey together It is proudly printed in the United States, pointing out that “overwhelming demand and global supply chain problems” are causing production delays.

Two versions One of the “Our Journey Together” is $ 74.99 and a signed copy is available for $ 229.99. However, the descriptions in both books do not seem to indicate that they are made of leather. According to the list of books in Winning Team Publishing Website, The copy will be shipped in February 2022.

Trump in June of this year He boasted that he was “writing like crazy” and working on “books of all books” About his presidency.

In November, he wrote the book A coffee table book full of photos. Donald Trump Jr. said Axios That month: “My dad picked all the pictures in this book and manually wrote all the captions, including some.”

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