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Reporters hilariously solve the case of mysterious Trump portraits on Capitol Hill

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On Wednesday, reporters on Washington, D.C.’s Capitol Hill noticed something odd — some very young men hauling around a painted portrait of President Donald Trump. Soon after, BuzzFeedNational Journal and Wall Street Journal reporters took on “the case of the mysterious Trump portraits on the Hill.”

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The first person to alert the Internet to the large Trump portrait being toted around the Hill was Wall Street Journal reporter Richard Rubin, who snapped a pic of the portrait and it’s incredibly young bearers. He followed the photo up by saying that the portrait “wasn’t commissioned,” and that the then-anonymous artist had
“contacted Rep. Mike Kelly. Guys carrying it say it (and companion Melania painting) going to VP office.”

A few hours later, another portrait bearing a similar style was spotted — this time of First Lady Melania Trump. National Journal reporter Casey J. Wooten found that one, and soon, the story got deeper.

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With no indication of where the portrait was headed, the enterprising Villa tracked down the portrait’s rightful home — and soon after, got some shade from another of the journalists who helped solve the “mystery.”

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The artist was soon identified as Barry L. Wingard, a constituent of Rep. Mike Kelly (R-PA) who told BuzzFeed he painted them of his own volition because he thinks Trump “deserves respect.”

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