Tagged: Trump administration

Trump Administration Divestitures

Ethic rules require high-level officials to sell or otherwise divest themselves of financial entanglements that could cause conflicts of interest, and no one has more entanglements than the posh Trump Administration. When officials get...

Presidential Transition Briefings

Most federal agencies are required to prepare documents to help ease presidential transitions. These documents usually deal with the agency’s mission, structure, budget, and future, and they range from a few pages to thousands of pages. I’ve filed Freedom of Information Act requests for transition materials from dozens of agencies.