The president took to Twitter on Wednesday morning to respond to a story published by The New York Times Tuesday that claims Trump’s riches come from taking advantage of his father’s wealth and tax avoiding schemes.

Trump responded to the story with the following tweet: “The Failing New York Times did something I have never seen done before. They used the concept of “time value of money” in doing a very old, boring and often told hit piece on me. Added up, this means that 97% of their stories on me are bad. Never recovered from bad election call!”

The Times article places a “time value” on the money Trump earned from his father. Meaning, they calculated the value of the real estate deals as they would be in today’s money, versus the actual value of the transactions as they were in the 1990s when they took place.

Despite the president’s claim that the Times is failing, the newspaper states it is having an up year with more subscriptions than in prior years.

The president tweeted earlier in the morning supporting a congressional candidate from Texas. “Congressman @PeteSessions of Texas is a true fighter and patriot. Highly respected in D.C. by all, he always gets what his district, and our country, wants and needs. Strong on Crime, Border, Military, Vets and 2nd Amendment. Pete has my Full and Total Endorsement. A great guy!”

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