Send a Tweet
Most Popular Choices
Share on Facebook 3 Share on Twitter Printer Friendly Page More Sharing
Best Web OpEds   

BRILLIANT: The 'No TRUMP Act' Was Just Introduced in Congress in Response to Presidential Corruption

Quicklink Submitted By     (# of views)   1 comment, 2 series
Author 40790
Follow Me on Twitter     Message Susan Lee Schwartz
Become a Fan
  (23 fans)

'The 'No Taxpayer Revenue Used to Monetize the Presidency' Act,-- 'No TRUMP' Act, would prohibit the use of taxpayer dollars to pay for events, overnight stays, food or other expenses at hotels owned or operated by a president or his relatives.' The acronym is work of comic genius, but the bill itself makes sense and would apply to any president. There are good reasons to deny presidents the ability to use the office for personal gain, because it is impossible to tell whether the president is acting in the best interests of the nation or himself.  Trump  is a walking violation of the  Emoluments Clause, and there is evidence of foreign interests deliberately booking his hotels and resorts  to curry favor with him.Some reports indicate that the Trump Organization is applying political pressure to do so. He is also profiting from domestic business transactions since becoming president.

Read the rest of the story HERE:

At www.dailykos.com

 

Rate It | View Ratings

Susan Lee Schwartz Social Media Pages: Facebook page url on login Profile not filled in       Twitter page url on login Profile not filled in       Linkedin page url on login Profile not filled in       Instagram page url on login Profile not filled in

I began teaching in 1963,; Ba and BS in Education -Brooklyn College. I have the equivalent of 2 additional Master's, mainly in Literacy Studies and Graphic Design. I was the only seventh grade teacher of English from 1990 -1999 at East Side (more...)
 

Go To Commenting
The views expressed herein are the sole responsibility of the author and do not necessarily reflect those of this website or its editors.
Writers Guidelines
Contact AuthorContact Author Contact EditorContact Editor Author PageView Authors' Articles
Support OpEdNews

OpEdNews depends upon can't survive without your help.

If you value this article and the work of OpEdNews, please either Donate or Purchase a premium membership.

STAY IN THE KNOW
If you've enjoyed this, sign up for our daily or weekly newsletter to get lots of great progressive content.
Daily Weekly     OpEdNews Newsletter
Name
Email
   (Opens new browser window)