It was a week ago Thursday when the federal government’s General Services Administration determined that President Donald Trump was not in violation of the lease for the D.C. area hotel that bears his name. But that didn’t stop CNN from finding some other real estate scenario to freak out about. Show More Summary
As the prospect of a Trump Presidency became real last year, a number of leading experts on ethics and corruption called on the U.S. General Services Administration, which oversees federal contracts, to cancel the Trump Organization’s...Show More Summary
The Trump International Hotel in Washington is not in violation of federal conflict-of-interest rules that bar elected officials from taking part in a lease of federal property, the U.S. General Services Administration said on Thursday. Show More Summary
In a move that can only be described as, well, odd, the General Services Administration officer who oversaw the original contract giving Donald Trump control of the government property that would soon be refurbished into a new Washington, D.C. Show More Summary
WASHINGTON ? The General Services Administration said Thursday that Trump International Hotel in Washington isn’t violating its lease with the government, even though it appears to prohibit an elected official from benefiting. The declaration...Show More Summary
The General Services Administration says while the contract bars elected officials, the Trump Organization may lease the Old Post Office because President Trump moved his businesses into a trust.
The Trump International Hotel does not violate federal conflict of interest rules, the General Services Administration said Thursday.Democratic...
In a letter to the Trump Organization, General Services Administration Contracting Officer Kevin M. Terry says it has determined that the president's business is in "full compliance." Continue reading ? The post GSA: Trump DC hotel not in violation of government lease appeared first on PBS NewsHour.
Pro-Vision Video Systems has announced it has been awarded a Schedule 84 contract by the U.S. General Services Administration (GSA).
On Thursday, we reported on Rep. Jason Chaffetz’s (R-Utah) ongoing delinquency in investing President Trump’s conflicts of interest, his hotel lease with the General Services Administration and the emoluments clause. Chaffetz later in the day, along with the ranking Democrat on the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee, sent a stern letter regarding Trump senior […]
Donald Trump's Washington D.C. hotel lost more than a million dollars in its first two months, according to the General Services Administration. Elizabeth Keatinge (@ekeatinge) has more.
Mediaite reports: According to documents obtained by House Democrats from the General Services Administration, the much-discussed Trump International Hotel in Washington, D.C. fell well below its revenue projections in its first two months of operation. Show More Summary
WASHINGTON ? The watchdog group Citizens for Responsibility and Ethics in Washington filed a complaint with the General Services Administration on Friday, arguing that President Donald Trump is in violation of his lease to operate the...Show More Summary
Add this to Donald Trump's conflicts of interest. Politico writes: Four Democratic members of Congress say the General Services Administration has concluded that President-elect Donald Trump will be in violation of the lease for his luxury Washington D.C. Show More Summary
On Wednesday, four Democrats claimed that the Deputy Commissioner of the General Services Administration informed them that Donald Trump would be...
The General Services Administration responded to a statement from House Democrats claiming the agency has already made a determination about Donald Trump's stake in his DC hotel.
The General Services Administration, which controls Trump’s lease, says he must give up his hotel. Donald Trump will be in breach of a government contract unless he gives up his ownership stake in a luxury Washington, DC, hotel before his inauguration, Democratic lawmakers said Tuesday. The new Trump International Hotel has been at the hub [...]
House Democrats say that an official in the federal General Services Administration has told them that Donald Trump would violate his company's lease of the Washington, D.C., Old Post Office building by becoming president without divesting...Show More Summary
A letter from House members says the General Services Administration, which owns the building, believes Trump cannot be president and also own the facility.
The Hill reports: President-elect Donald Trump will be in breach of contract with the General Services Administration (GSA) over his Washington, D.C. hotel when he takes office, according to a letter sent to the agency by Democratic lawmakers. Show More Summary