Donald Trump has personally paid for the installation of a "golf simulator" the size of a room at the White House, which would cost about $ 50,000 ($ 39,000), according to a new report .

The system allows Mr. Trump – who has frequently attacked his predecessor Barack Obama for his golf schedule to surpass him in the sport after being elected president – to play virtual parties on courses around the world, according to the report. The Washington Post.

The installation would have replaced an older and less sophisticated system that Mr Obama had in the residence. It has been installed in recent weeks.

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The report follows a report in Axios that analyzed three months of leaks in the president's schedules.

These records show that he spent about 60% of his time in an unstructured "executive time" in the months following the 2018 mid-term elections.

The president has responded to this report several times, saying that he worked long hours despite reports that he did not always have structured time.

Mr. Trump, the aides said The post office, often spend time with the executive tweeting, watching TV, calling people or impromptu meetings.

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The president has spent more than 160 days on a golf course since he became president in early 2017.

Many of his trips have been to courses he owns personally, including New Jersey and Florida, where he owns resorts and travels frequently as president.


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