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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 »

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 »

Trump to hand over businesses to sons - The Hill

President-elect Donald Trump · Donald John TrumpAccuser says Trump should be afraid of the truth Woman behind pro-Trump Facebook page denies being influenced by Russians Shulkin says he has White House approval to root out 'subversion' at VA MORE is ...and more »

What Trump is really doing about his business - CNNMoney

President-elect Donald Trump laid out a complex plan on Wednesday that he says will isolate him from his business and prevent conflicts of interest. Ethics lawyers say it's not nearly enough. At a press conference, Trump and his lawyer tossed out ...and more »

Federal ethics chief blasts 'meaningless' Trump business plan - The Hill

The head of the Office of Government Ethics (OGE) on Wednesday slammed President-elect Donald Trump · Donald John TrumpAccuser says Trump should be afraid of the truth Woman behind pro-Trump Facebook page denies being influenced by Russians Shulkin ...and more »

Trump's Plans on Businesses May Fall Short - New York Times

President-elect Donald J. Trump said Wednesday that he would place his vast business empire in a trust controlled by his two oldest sons and take other steps in an attempt to remove any suggestion of a conflict of interest with his decisions as ...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 TrumpTillerson: Russia already looking to interfere in ...and more »

Why Trump Will Remain A Billionaire Despite Giving Sons Control - Forbes

Donald Trump is handing control of his businesses to his two eldest sons, Donald Jr. and Eric Trump. But that doesn't mean he's giving up his fortune. The move -- announced Wednesday at Trump's first press conference since the election -- will see the ...and more »

This tiny, wonky US government agency you've never heard of is battling Donald Trump's conflicts of interest - Quartz

You have heard of the FBI, and the DOJ—but do you know the OGE? The US Office of Government Ethics, created in 1978 in response to scandals within the Nixon administration, has fewer than 80 employees and, normally, has a low profile role as one of ...and more »

It 'Falls Short in Every Respect': Ethics Experts Pan Trump's Conflicts Plan - New York Times

Speaking at Trump Tower on Jan. 11 on the Trump Organization's efforts to avoid conflicts of interest. “Tragically, the Trump plan to deal with his business conflicts announced today falls short in every respect.” Norman Eisen, former chief White House ...and more »