Matt Shuham

Matt Shuham is a news writer for TPM. He was previously associate editor of The National Memo and managing editor of the Harvard Political Review. He is available by email at and on Twitter @mattshuham.

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Despite frequent and explicit claims that he would never settle three lawsuits filed against his Trump University wealth seminars, Donald Trump on Friday agreed to pay $25 million to the former students who accused him of ripping them off.

New York's attorney general Eric Schneiderman announced the settlement in a statement Friday afternoon. The settlement does not require Trump to admit any wrongdoing, according to the Associated Press.

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