CREW has tallied every public conflict of interest the Trump has racked up during his presidency, and updates the numbers daily. The results are staggering.
The president violates the Constitution on a daily basis, administration officials defy ethics laws, while the corrupting influence of money in politics persists across party lines and across the country. This cannot stand. CREW has taken more than 700 legal actions since the beginning of this administration to fight for a government that is accountable to the people, rather than one that is operating in secret, corrupted by self interest.
If President Trump would like to avoid the case going further and curtail the serious harms caused by his conduct, now would be a good time to divest from his businesses.
We have conservatively identified 25 actions by President Trump to undermine the IG community since he took the oath of office.
CBP Commissioner Mark Morgan apparently violated the Hatch Act by criticizing Joe Biden’s stance on immigration and advocating for Trump’s re-election.
United States Ambassador to Brazil Todd Chapman appears to have violated the Hatch Act.
Trump’s financial disclosures raise questions around Rudy Giuliani’s pro-bono legal counsel to Trump and a loan Trump made to his own Aberdeen resort.
There is a high risk that the government is developing a body of secret law if they continue to block disclosure of information to the public.
Twitter’s rules are clear, and Conway is in violation of them. They do not allow users to “use our service for any unlawful service.”
President Donald Trump has exposed serious shortcomings in executive branch ethics laws that threaten our democracy and must be addressed. Here's how.
When personal profits are prioritized over ethics, and secret money damages our institutions, CREW fights abuses of power and violations of the law. We must hold our leaders to a higher standard than simply walking the line between legality and criminality. Since our founding in 2003, we have worked to hold leaders of both parties accountable for unethical conduct. By demanding transparency and ethics from our leaders, we can defend our democracy and prevent the current crisis from becoming the new normal.