7 Ways Trump is Conning the American People

By Terrence Clark and Molly Cain

As the president-elect marches on to the White House, we’ve got some questions that need answers. Namely, if he’s going to do anything about his massive web of conflicts of interests — or is he going to keep benefiting personally from the presidency. If you need a refresher on some of Trump’s most egregious conflicts of interest, look below:

1. Trump gets to run his business and the economy, side-by-side.

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2. Trump gets foreign leaders to plug his business.

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3. Trump gives favorable treatment to foreign businessmen he likes.

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4. Trump pressures DOJ to lay off his friends.

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5. Trump picks the people who watch over his business.

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6. Trump picks the people who watch over his taxes.

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7. Trump gets taxpayers to pay him directly.

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