In December 2016, Donald Trump promised “no new deals will be done during my term(s) in office.” He’s repeatedly broken that promise as his sons have continued and initiated new foreign deals, and taken steps to further expand their U.S. holdings.
“Trump made a pledge to the American people: he refused to divest, but he promised he would make no new deals and would establish a firewall between himself and his businesses. Neither has happened, and Trump has instead repeatedly violated the country’s trust, expanding his holdings to get even richer off of his time in office.”
–Brad Bainum, American Bridge spokesperson
By Jonathan Lemire, 4/22/17
Apprentices no more, Eric and Donald Trump Jr. are now at the helm of the Trump Organization and adjusting to the reality presented by their father’s presidency. They’re eyeing ways to use the […]Read more after the jump.