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Trump's foreign network - Washington Post

Donald Trump will enter the White House with a network of unorthodox foreign contacts — some of them high-living risk-takers, some with past trouble with the law — who have done business with him in nations from Latin America to the Middle East to ...and more »

Trump's 'Meaningless' Ethics Plan Assailed by Watchdogs - Bloomberg

Donald Trump will hold on to his multi-billion-dollar businesses from the White House, leaving him open to conflicts of interest that ethics specialists say could undermine his presidency. Trump, whose interests in real estate, golf courses and ...and more »

Trump to Step Down From Business But Won't Divest Ownership - Bloomberg

President-elect Donald Trump will leave his positions at the various companies of the Trump Organization, but he will not divest his ownership, raising questions about whether he has adequately addressed conflict-of-interest concerns. “I could actually ...and more »

Ethics official denounces Trump's plan for business - Christian Science Monitor

January 11, 2017 NEW YORK—President-elect Donald Trump said Wednesday he will continue to profit from his global business empire after he enters the White House this month — a precedent-breaking decision that the director of the Office of Government ...and more »

Donald Trump to keep his company in the family - CBS News

Last Updated Jan 11, 2017 3:34 PM EST. President-elect Donald Trump will step down from the Trump Organization, but he refuses to divest his ownership, preferring to leave the company in his two sons' hands. Mr. Trump's family business has cancelled 30 ...and more »

House Democrats Have a Plan to Go After Trump's Conflicts - The American Prospect (blog)

On Wednesday morning, Donald Trump held a long-awaited press conference to address how he will deal with the potential conflicts of interest posed by his massive business empire. For weeks, ethics watchdogs have called on the president-elect to fully ...and more »

Oversight panel requests interview with ethics chief who criticized Trump's business plan - The Hill

Republicans on the House Oversight Committee have asked the Office of Government Ethics director to appear privately before the panel after he criticized President-elect Donald Trump Donald John TrumpPoll: Less than half of Americans think their taxes ...and more »

US ethics committee attacks Donald Trump's plan to hand business empire to his sons - Telegraph.co.uk

The director of the federal government's ethics agency has blasted President-elect Donald Trump's plan to maintain his business empire by turning it over to his sons instead of selling off all his corporate assets and placing remaining profits in a ...and more »

Trump Refuses To Divest Assets, Passes Control To Sons - Forbes

By Dan Alexander, Chase Peterson-Withorn and Jennifer Wang. Donald Trump will not divest from his business empire and will instead hand over control of his companies to sons Eric and Donald Jr., along with his longtime Chief Financial Officer Allen ...and more »

Trump Organization handover plan slammed by ethics chief - BBC News

The director of the US Office of Government Ethics has criticised Donald Trump's plan to hand control of his business empire to his sons before his inauguration on 20 January. The plan does not match the "standards" of US presidents over the last 40 ...and more »