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H.R. 4454: Disclosing Official Spending at Presidential Businesses Act

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How much money is the government spending to profit Trump’s personal businesses?

Context

After becoming president, Donald Trump handed over day-to-day management of his businesses to sons Donald Jr. and Eric, but retained his ownership stake despite calls for him to divest during the period of his presidency.

As a result, government agencies have spent money at Trump properties — most frequently his hotels — which in turn personally benefits the president’s bank account. Perhaps the most famous example was the Secret Service spending $20,000 to stay at a ...

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Adam Schiff

Sponsor. Representative for California's 28th congressional district. Democrat.

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Last Updated: Sep 20, 2019
Length: 2 pages
Introduced
Sep 20, 2019
Status

Introduced on Sep 20, 2019

This bill is in the first stage of the legislative process. It was introduced into Congress on September 20, 2019. It will typically be considered by committee next before it is possibly sent on to the House or Senate as a whole.

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3% chance of being enacted according to Skopos Labs (details)
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Sep 20, 2019
 
Introduced

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H.R. 4454 is a bill in the United States Congress.

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