Eve Levin  //  5/14/17  //  Topic Update

The sister of White House advisor Jared Kushner spoke at an event in China on Saturday, encouraging investment in a family property in exchange for EB-5 visas (NYTWaPo)

  • Materials at the event highlighted Trump as the “key decision maker” on the fate of the controversial visa program (NYT).
  • This has given rise to new questions about conflicts of interest between the Kushner family and the Trump Administration (The Guardian).

Shareholder proposals could held keep President Trump’s conflicts of interest in checkargues Michael Maruca at the Global Anticorruption Blog.

Congressman Elijah Cummings has requested information concerning Kellyanne Conway’s relationship with The Polling Company, Inc./WomanTrend (Committee on Oversight & Government Reform).

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