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

Eclipsegate Is Back: Treasury Inspector General Opens Probe Into Mnuchin"s Use Of Government Plane

Ever since President Trump moved into the White House there has been only one redeeming thing to emerge from the Deep State's relentless pursuit of som.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeSep 1st, 2017

Former ethics watchdog who resigned: "The fairly explicit threat from Reince Priebus" was "emblematic" of the Trump White House

AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite WASHINGTON (AP) — The former government ethics director says that a veiled threat made by the White House.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJul 9th, 2017

Ethics official who sparred with Trump is leaving government

The ethics watchdog who has badgered the Trump administration for months about conflicts of interest says he is leaving the federal government......»»

Category: topSource: cnnJul 6th, 2017

Will Mike Pence Get Wrapped Up in the Trump-Russia Investigation?

Vice President Mike Pence has hired a lawyer known for defending government officials in high-profile investigations to help him with Trump-Russia probe......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekJun 15th, 2017

China won"t release activists detained in probe of Ivanka Trump supplier

The Chinese government is refusing to release three activists who were detained while investigating working conditions at a company that made shoes for the Ivanka Trump brand and other prominent retailers......»»

Category: topSource: moneyJun 7th, 2017

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