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Conflict Of Interest

  1. new york city
    De Blasio Ignored Warnings to Stop Hitting Up Developers for DonationsA revived conflict of interest concern could be trouble for a mayor with his eyes on the governor’s mansion.
  2. defense department
    Acting Defense Secretary Accused of Boosting Boeing, His Former EmployerPatrick Shanahan worked for Boeing for 30 years. Now he’s accused of doing its bidding inside the Pentagon.
  3. Trump Is Using DOJ Lawyers to Defend His Right to Profit From the PresidencyAt least ten Justice Department officials are working on lawsuits against the president’s businesses.
  4. GOP Oversight Chair Calls Conway Promoting Ivanka’s Brand ‘Unacceptable’But the president attacking private companies for dropping Ivanka’s brand is, apparently, totally fine.
  5. More Trouble for Tom Price on His Biomedical InvestmentsOn the eve of a committee vote on his confirmation, new evidence shows Price may have gotten a sweet deal on a dubious stock purchase.
  6. Trump’s HHS Pick Stumbles in Hearing Over Questionable Purchase of Biotech StockHe admitted something that poked a hole in the incoming administration’s official line on the controversy.
  7. Trump’s Pick for Health Secretary Traded Medical Stocks While in CongressTom Price traded more than $300,000 in shares of health-care companies while sponsoring legislation that would likely affect the value of the shares.
  8. Even When He Plays the Moderate, Trump Reasons Like a KleptocratIn a new interview, Trump strikes centrist notes — while suggesting that his definition of a good policy is one that benefits him personally.
  9. scandal-stained wretches
    Britain’s Defense Minister in ‘Best Man’ ScandalReport into conflict of interest due Monday.