Conflicts of Interest
The decision by the U.S. second circuit court of appeals marks a breakthrough for those who accuse Trump of breaching the Constitution’s so-called emoluments clause.
But it doesn't look like the president is draining the swamp anytime soon.
Thanks to a 2016 Supreme Court ruling and a new normal of influence peddling in Trump's DC, the federal case against Robert Menendez has taken on new urgency.
After saying the two have a "pact" not to talk about the business, Eric Trump said he'd be sharing information about the Trump Organization with his father "quarterly."
The wealthy investor has refused to break ties with a Michigan-based company that specializes in the drug-free treatment.
The president-elect plans to hand over the business to his adult sons by way of an independent trust, rather than selling the company or placing it in a blind trust like ethics experts have urged.
Trump's Attorney General pick could have a huge conflict of interest with any future environmental regulation.