Amid Calls To Divest, Trump Hotels To Triple US Locations

The expansion — which has the potential to benefit from Trump’s actions and profile as president — could spark further controversy. Democratic lawmakers have also called on Trump to divest his businesses to avoid conflicts of interest, and he has refused to do so. Continue reading

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John McCain-Linked Nonprofit Received $1 Million From Saudi Arabia

“Foreign governments are prohibited from financing candidate campaigns and political parties,” Craig Holman, the government affairs lobbyist for ethics watchdog Public Citizen, said. “Funding the lawmakers’ nonprofit organizations is the next best thing.” Continue reading

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Taxpayers May Be Funding Billionaires’ Biggest Apartment Deals

Fannie Mac, Freddie Mac’s and other firms that caused the 2008 economic crash are engaging in the same destructive behavior that many Americans are still struggling to recover from. Continue reading

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Despite Dismal Human Rights Record, US Approves $11.25 Billion Warship Sale To Saudi Arabia

The U.S. defense agency said in the statement. “Saudi Arabia will use the enhanced capability to keep pace with the rapid advances in technology and to remain a viable U.S. coalition partner in the region.” Continue reading

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