Citizens for Responsibility and Ethics in Washington - updates

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Trump looks to steady ship after fraught start

Jan 23, 2017 - 6:53 PM

Since he was sworn in on Friday January 20 Trump s White House has been pilloried for lying to the public about crowds at the inauguration and the president himself for making a campaign style speech before a memorial to fallen CIA officers

US President Donald Trump signs a confirmation for John Kelly as US Secretary of Homeland Security, as Vice President Mike Pence (L) and White House Chief of Staff Reince Priebus (R) look on, in the Oval Office of the White House in Washington, DC, January 20, 2017. Jim Watson/AFP

U.S. non-profit to sue Trump over foreign payments

Jan 23, 2017 - 11:23 AM

The US Constitution states that no federal official can receive a gift or emolument from a foreign government

A view of Trump Tower on 5th Avenue, November 16, 2016 in New York City. Drew Angerer/Getty Images/AFP