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Trump’s Most Shameless Act of Profiteering

The Trump administration has a lot to grapple with it at the moment—Turkey’s disastrous incursion into Syria, a strong likelihood of impeachment, a tough reelection campaign—but there’s always time for the president to profiteer from his job.White House Chief of Staff Mick Mulvaney announced Thursday that the U.S. will host the 2020 Group of Seven summit at Trump National Doral, the president’s golf course near Miami. In other words, Trump is choosing to host an important international conference at a resort he owns, which has been struggling badly. In a presidency marked by the shameless intermingling of the personal and …read more

Source:: The Atlantic



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