Donald Trump’s giant conflict of interest just got bigger

The sums that Trump owes are unprecedented for a US president. Richard Painter, a University of Minnesota law professor who served as George W. Bush’s chief ethics officer, says Trump’s situation is unique. There have been presidents who possessed enormous wealth, including John F. Kennedy and Franklin D. Roosevelt, and the main concern at the time about them was whether they would use the presidency to enrich themselves further. That might be true for Trump, too. But Painter points out that in the case of the Deutsche Bank loans, Trump is not the party with the leverage because he owes the bank.

Donald Trump’s giant conflict of interest just got bigger

This could be a serious problem if Trump becomes president

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    The LAD Bible

    The LAD Bible

    England manager, Sam Allardyce took money for helping ‘businessmen’ get round FA Rules, and he’s been caught in the act. (via: The SPORT Bible)

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      Je Suis Muslim: How Universal Secular Rights Protect Muslim Communities the Most

      Je Suis Muslim: How Universal Secular Rights Protect Muslim Communities the Most

      The author and activist explores the well-intentioned, yet harmful way members of the left prioritize tolerance over reform within Islam.

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        EXCLUSIVE: NAMED-THE SALVAGE COMPANY WHICH LOOTED JUTLAND WAR GRAVES AS MOD FAILS TO ACT

        Dutch Company (Friendship Offshore BV) Looted First World War Graves … nobody seemed to care …

        EXCLUSIVE: NAMED-THE SALVAGE COMPANY WHICH LOOTED JUTLAND WAR GRAVES AS MOD FAILS TO ACT

        A heroic image of HMS Queen Mary in action published in the Illustrated War Record of 1917 [Public Domain: from a publication more than seventy years old] A PipeLine Special Investigation …

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