Trump sued for violating the Constitution on his first full business day in office


SOTT – Sounds like someone’s got a case of the Mondays. President Donald Trump’s first business day in his new office included being sued by the Citizens for Responsibility and Ethics in Washington (CREW). Their complaint, filed in federal court, accuses Trump of violating the “Emoluments Clause” of the U.S. Constitution.

According to the suit, which was filed with New York’s Southern District federal court in Manhattan on Monday, Trump is “submerged in conflicts of interest,” which “can subtly sway even the most virtuous leaders, and entanglements between American officials and foreign powers could pose a creeping, insidious threat to the Republic,” the lawsuit contends. CONTINUE READING

  1. #1 by TonyFromIN on 01/25/2017 - 9:34

    There are many things I do not support him on domestically. His ‘trickle-down’ economics (which never creates jobs and has been debunked) by reducing the tax corporation pay to 15%, while the working people pay 35%? That is outrageous.

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