//  6/25/17  //  Topic Update

The Trump administration’s hire of Lynne Patton, a former charitable fundraiser and wedding planner for the Trump family, for a senior role at HUD raises conflict of interest concerns (Citizens for Responsibility and Ethics in Washington).

Trump Administration officials in the DOJ and FTC may face conflicts of interest in overseeing the massive Whole Foods-Amazon merger, writes Lee Fang at the Intercept.


Updates | The Week of January 22, 2018

1/28/18  //  Daily Update

President Trump reportedly asked Andrew McCabe how he voted in the 2016 presidential election while McCabe was under consideration as James Comey's temporary replacement at the FBI.

Update | The Week of November 27, 2017

12/4/17  //  Daily Update

Despite President Trump's denials, the tax bill would certainly benefit him.

Jeffrey Stein

Columbia Law School