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Colbert

#EndorseThis: Stephen Colbert issues apology to Eric Trump

After a weeklong hiatus, Late Show host Stephen Colbert made it back to work just in time for President Trump’s White House to collapse under the weight of (what else but) its very own email scandal.

July 12, 2017
Trevor Noah on Trump family ethics

#EndorseThis: Trevor Noah Asks Us To Imagine How The Trump Era Might End

Nobody keeps closer tabs on the snarled ethics of the Trump family than Trevor Noah. In his latest, the Daily Show host recalls how only months ago, during an interview with ABC correspondent Barbara Walters, First Daughter Ivanka promised not to accept a nepotistic White House job. “I’m going to be a daughter,” she simpered, […]

April 3, 2017
On Christmas Eve, Trump announced his foundation will shut down

On Christmas Eve, Trump Announces His Foundation Will Shut Down

A spokeswoman for New York state attorney general Eric Schneiderman said on Saturday that Trump cannot shut down his foundation while the state’s investigation is ongoing.

December 24, 2016
Eric Trump

Under Fire, Eric Trump Suspends Charitable Foundation

Eric Trump said he had decided to stop directly soliciting contributions to the foundation because he now recognized donors could be seeking access to his father. “As unfortunate as it is, I understand the quagmire,” Trump told the Times. “You do a good thing that backfires.”

December 22, 2016
Fake news

5 People Close To Trump Who Have Propagated Fake News

Donald Trump has surrounded himself with people who have helped propagate fake new including two of his sons, his former campaign manager, his pick for national security adviser, and the adviser’s son, who was involved in the transition until recently.

December 9, 2016
Trump's children to run blind trust and transition team

Corruption Concerns Over Trump’s Children Running His Businesses And Transition

Trump will hand over his business dealings to his children — but his children are also serving on Trump’s White House transition team where they are in a position to choose the people who make regulatory decisions impacting the businesses.

November 15, 2016
Donald Trump's children to take on his business empire

Trump’s Children To Manage His Business Empire

Experts in government ethics said that giving over control to Trump’s children would do virtually nothing to prevent potential conflicts of interest, since there’s usually no daylight between one’s personal interest and the interest of one’s immediate family members.

November 12, 2016
Eric Trump tried to trade gun online

Eric Trump Attempted To Trade Gun Online, May Have Violated State Law

What’s missing from Trump’s post is any indication of how the trade would take place, which is required to go through a federally licensed gun dealer in NY.

November 7, 2016
Trump brother's town hall

5 Cringe-Worthy Moments From The Trump Brothers’ Millennial Town Hall

The Trump brothers returned to Fox News for a town hall meeting on November 2, eager to woo millennial voters. Unfortunately, they may have missed the mark. Here are 5 of the most cringe-worthy moments from the excruciating special.

November 3, 2016
Donald Trump's children to take on his business empire

Trump’s Children Won’t Vote For Him Because They Aren’t Registered Republicans

Trump may have brought “millions of new voters” out to vote, but he forgot to make sure his own children could vote for him.

April 11, 2016

Trump’s Son On ‘Schlonged’ Controversy: ‘We’re Not Exactly Bashful People’

Eric Trump: “That’s why people love him: He’s willing to speak his mind.”

December 22, 2015

Trump’s Son: ‘My Father Is A Patriot, And He’s An American’

It does seem kind of odd to imagine the white-collar job searches of college graduates being confounded by the manual laborers crossing the Mexican border.

November 12, 2015