7 November 2017, Trump to Senate Democrats:
29 November 2017, Trump at a St. Charles, Mo. rally:
This is going to cost me a fortune, this thing, believe me. Believe — This is not good for me. Me, it's not so — I have some very wealthy friends. Not so happy with me, but that's OK. You know, I keep hearing Schumer: "This is for the wealthy." Well, if it is, my friends don't know about it.
They do now.
22 December 2017, Trump to friends at a Mar-a-Lago dinner:
You all just got a lot richer.