GSA releases statement on Old Post Office lease
January 27, 2017
WASHINGTON -- GSA has received additional information from and is in contact with the Trump Old Post Office, LLC. Consistent with GSA’s treatment of any contract to which GSA is a party, we are reviewing and evaluating this information to assess its compliance with the terms and conditions of the Old Post Office lease. GSA remains committed to expeditiously resolving issues associated with the Old Post Office Lease.
The full language of section 37.19 is below:
No member or delegate to Congress, or elected official of the Government of the United States or the Government of the District of Columbia, shall be admitted to any share or part of this Lease, or to any benefit that may arise therefrom; provided, however, that this provision shall not be construed as extending to any Person who may be a shareholder or other beneficial owner of any publicly held corporation or other entity, if this Lease is for the general benefit of such corporation or other entity.
- Lease Solicitation here.
- Lease Selection Announcement here.
- Full Old Post Office Lease here.
- Information about the Old Post Office Building here.