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Trump’s Former Executives Wonder If It’s ‘Beginning of the End’

  • ‘I don’t think he can come back better than ever,’ Res says
  • Trump Organization and CFO Weisselberg have pleaded not guilty
Allen Weisselberg, center, escorted towards a courtroom at criminal court in New York, on July 1.

Allen Weisselberg, center, escorted towards a courtroom at criminal court in New York, on July 1.

Photographer: Stephanie Keith/Bloomberg

When the former Trump Organization executive Barbara Res saw that the company’s longtime finance boss had turned himself in to face state tax charges, her mind turned to Donald Trump.

“This is it,” Res said. “I think that it’s going to destroy the Trump empire.”