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House Oversight Chair Says Trump Didn't Want to Discuss 'Oversight' in Meeting
Rep. Jason Chaffetz, R-Utah, the chairman of the House Oversight Committee, said President Donald Trump told him not to discuss "oversight" during a meeting Tuesday. "Before my bum even hit the chair the president said, ‘No oversight, you can’t talk about anything that has to do with oversight he
Presidential Transition Includes Empty Frames Awaiting Trump Portrait
By the time Barack Obama become a private citizen last week, his portrait had already been destroyed at a health clinic in Florida. The Bay Pines VA Healthcare System on Florida’s western coast joined thousands of other federal buildings, offices, embassies and military posts across the world in
Democrats Challenge Trump’s Right to Lease DC Hotel Building
Democrats in Congress are challenging President Donald Trump’s right to continue to lease the historic Old Post Office Pavilion for his Washington, D.C. hotel, citing a line in the agreement that prohibits elected officials from profiting off a government lease. “President-elect Trump announced
House Oversight Committee Chair: I'm Not Going on 'These Fishing Expeditions'
Rep. Jason Chaffetz, Chair of the House Oversight & Government Reform Committee, is interviewed on "This Week."
Trump Plan to Donate Hotel Profits Doesn't Erase Ethics Concerns: Experts
Some ethics experts take issue with Donald Trump 's claim that he will donate any profits his company reaps from foreign government officials staying in his hotels during his presidential term to the U.S Treasury. The president-elect has at least nine hotels in the U.S. and several existing hotels
President-Elect Trump's Full Press Conference
Donald Trump answered questions about his businesses and unsubstantiated allegations that Russia is in possession of personal and financial information about him.
A Look at Trump’s Business Empire in the United States
Golf courses in several states. Glittering hotels and condominiums. Even a share in a federally subsidized housing development in Brooklyn. Donald Trump ’s business interests in the United States, while concentrated in his home state of New York, run the gamut and appear in at least 10 states and
The Note: Trump Talks Tech
NOTABLES --TOP TECH CEOs SIT DOWN WITH TRUMP: Donald Trump met yesterday with some of the biggest names in the tech industry, touting them as an "amazing group of people" and appearing to institute an open-door policy, saying there is "no formal chain of command around here." Among the leaders at
House Democrats: GSA Says Donald Trump Must Divest Completely From DC Hotel
House Democrats say in a letter they were told by a deputy commissioner at the General Services Administration that President-elect Donald Trump will be in breach of his contract for his Washington D.C. hotel if he does not completely divest from the property prior to being sworn in as president.
Eisen: 'Trump Must Divest' From Business Interests or Be in Violation of Constitution on 'Day One'
Former ethics lawyers for the Obama and George W. Bush administrations discuss their call for Trump to cut ties with his business interests.