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NY Attorney General Hinders Trump Plan to Shutter Foundation
Donald Trump's plan to dissolve his eponymous foundation is already running into a roadblock from the New York Attorney General 's office, which says the organization can't close while its probe is ongoing. Trump announced this weekend that the move to close the Donald J. Trump Foundation comes "to
How Russia Used Trolls, Cyberattacks and Propaganda to Try to Influence Election
A declassified report on Russian hacking activity pertaining to the recent U.S. presidential election details how intelligence officials believe Moscow and its supporters attempted to put their stamp on the political process. The report, which comes after an investigation ordered by President
Trump Team Distances Family From Conservation Fundraiser
President-elect Donald Trump ’s transition team is distancing the Trump family from a fundraiser scheduled for Inauguration Weekend organized by a nonprofit appearing to offer access to the president in exchange for donations. The Jan. 21 conservation fundraiser, of which Eric and Donald Trump Jr.
Where Trump Critics See Conflicts, Partners See Golden Opportunities
For President-elect Donald Trump’s global business partners, the deals that some have called a conflict of interest are looking a lot like money in the bank. “His brand has become stronger, more global,” said Hussain Sajwani, the chairman of a Dubai company that is preparing early next year to open
Betsy DeVos: Everything You Need to Know
Betsy DeVos, a Michigan education activist and major GOP donor, has been tapped by President-elect Donald Trump to be his pick for education secretary. She is an advocate for school choice and charter schools and has drawn criticism in conservative circles for being associated with groups that
Trump Foundation Took Donations From Controversial Ukrainian Clinton Donor
A Ukrainian steel magnate, Victor Pinchuk, paid $150,000 to Donald Trump’s charity to book the then-presidential candidate to speak via satellite at a conference held in Kiev in the early days of the presidential campaign. “Victor is a very, very special man. A special entrepreneur,” Trump told the
Trump Seems to Soften on Campaign Promises
President-elect Donald Trump appears to be rethinking some of his campaign promises and policy positions. In an interview with reporters and editors at The New York Times on Tuesday, Trump seemed to back away from campaign pledges concerning Hillary Clinton , climate change and waterboarding.
Trump Foundation Admits It Gave Money to 'Disqualified Person'
As a candidate, Donald Trump led the charge against the Clinton Foundation over what he called "corruption." Now his own foundation is admitting wrongdoing. The Donald J. Trump Foundation concedes it gave "income or assets" to a "disqualified person" -- a prohibited practice known as "self-dealing"
House Republican Criticizes Donald Trump Over Potential Business Conflicts of Interest
While his Republican colleagues have largely held their tongues since Donald Trump won the presidential election, Rep. Justin Amash of Michigan called the president-elect out after Trump suggested people shouldn’t be surprised that his business interests could conflict with his position in the