Government watchdog holds off on Trump hotel probe

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Category: topSource: cnnMar 20th, 2017

Government watchdog holds off on probe of Trump hotel lease

A government watchdog says it is holding off on investigating how her agency is handling the lease for President Trump's luxury Washington hotel......»»

Category: topSource: cnnMar 20th, 2017

Ethics group: Trump D.C. hotel is still a big problem

An ethics watchdog group wants Congress to investigate a government agency's handling of President Trump's luxury Washington hotel......»»

Category: topSource: moneyApr 25th, 2017

Watchdog presses U.S. lawmakers to probe Icahn"s role with Trump

(Reuters) - A government wa.....»»

Category: topSource: reutersMar 8th, 2017

Watchdog to ask U.S. lawmakers to probe Icahn"s role with Trump

(Reuters) - A government w.....»»

Category: topSource: reutersMar 8th, 2017

Trump D.C. Hotel Contractors Say They"re Owed Millions

Liens filed by construction firms against the Trump Organization's new luxury Washington hotel claim they're owed more than $5 million for unpaid work. The federal government holds the building lease......»»

Category: topSource: nprJan 11th, 2017

Donald Trump will soon be president. He also holds a lease with the GSA. How will that work?

When Donald Trump takes office as president of the United States in January, he’ll have the unique distinction of simultaneously being commander in chief and also a federal government lease-holder, thanks to the recently opened Trump International Hotel.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 10th, 2016

Graham says Russia probe seems to be a criminal investigation

Sen. Lindsey Graham a Republican of South Carolina, said Thursday that Rod Rosenstein, the deputy attorney general, indicated to senators that the inquiry into ties between President Donald Trump's campaign and the Russia government appears to ha.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMay 18th, 2017

NYC hotel owner joins lawsuit against Trump alleging violation of emoluments clause

The lawsuit was originally filed just days after Trump's inauguration by a watchdog group......»»

Category: topSource: washpostMay 11th, 2017

Comey"s Firing Came as Investigators Stepped Up Russia Probe

In the weeks before President Donald Trump fired FBI Director James Comey, a federal investigation into potential collusion between Trump associates and the Russian government was heating up, as Mr. Comey became increasingly occupied with the probe......»»

Category: asiaSource: wsjMay 11th, 2017

The government ethics office says it was not consulted about Ivanka Trump"s White House position

Evan Vucci/AP The ethics watchdog for government employees said it was n.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderMay 1st, 2017

Watchdog Group Sees Conflicts In Jared Kushner"s Vast Wealth, Responsibilities

Democracy 21 says President Trump's son-in-law should recuse himself from certain duties. Kushner's lawyer says her client "has consistently said that he would follow government ethics requirements.".....»»

Category: topSource: nprApr 26th, 2017

Government watchdog: Trump wants extra $54 billion on defense, but Pentagon can"t track the $591 billion it already has

Thomson ReutersWASHINGTON (Reuters) - President Donald J. Trump is planning to increase U.S. defense spending by $54 billion next year. But.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderApr 13th, 2017

Senator seeks ethics probe of Mnuchin"s comment plugging "Lego Batman"

REUTERS/Fabrizio BenschWASHINGTON (Reuters) - The top Democrat on the Senate Finance Committee asked the government ethics watchdog on Monday to review comments by Tr.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderMar 28th, 2017

Government watchdog to review Trump"s use of Mar-a-Lago

Government watchdog to review Trump"s use of Mar-a-Lago.....»»

Category: topSource: washpostMar 28th, 2017

Government watchdog to review Trump"s use of Mar-a-Lago

Cost, security of the president's 17 days at the 'Winter White House' to go under federal review......»»

Category: topSource: washpostMar 28th, 2017

A federal watchdog wants to know how Trump spends his weekends at Mar-a-Lago and whether his company is benefiting from foreign payments

Joe Raedle/Getty ImagesA U.S. government watchdog has agreed to review how classified in.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderMar 28th, 2017

Capitol Report: Senate panel to question Kushner over Russia meetings | Republicans scramble to head off government shutdown

A Senate committee plans to question Trump adviser Kushner over Russia meetings; Republicans scramble to prevent a government shutdown; the House holds Dodd-Frank hearings this week; and more......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMar 27th, 2017

Feds: Trump DC hotel not in violation of government lease

The federal agency overseeing Donald Trump's lease for a luxury hotel in Washington has ruled that his inauguration as president doesn't violate terms of the agreement barring government officials from profiting from the property.....»»

Category: topSource: abcnewsMar 23rd, 2017

Government says Trump hotel lease is OK, despite ethics concerns

The federal government has ruled that President Trump's luxury Washington hotel is not violating its lease, despite a clause that says no government official can be a party to it......»»

Category: topSource: cnnMar 23rd, 2017

An FDA Program Incentivizing Rare Disease Drugs Will Be Investigated for Abuses

A government watchdog will probe the orphan drug program. In late 1982, Congress overwhelmingly passed the Orphan Drug Act, which was .....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneMar 22nd, 2017