The Professional Golfers’ Association has decided to strip Trump National Golf Course at Bedminster of its 2022 PGA Championship.
However, the Trump Organization says the PGA ‘has no right to terminate” the agreement.
PGA of America CEO Seth Waugh explained the organization’s decision to cancel the Bedminster event.
“We find ourselves in a political situation not of our making,’’ Waugh told the Associated Press. “We’re fiduciaries for our members, for the game, for our mission and for our brand. And how do we best protect that? Our feeling was given the tragic events of Wednesday that we could no longer hold it at Bedminster. The damage could have been irreparable. The only real course of action was to leave.”
That statement brought forth a reaction from the Trump Organization which suggests they may take legal action.
“We have had a beautiful partnership with the PGA of America and are incredibly disappointed