Democrat Elijah Cummings Presses Jason Chaffetz To Investigate Donald Trump’s Finances
Democrat Elijah Cummings presses Jason Chaffetz to investigate Donald Trump’s finances
The top Democrat on the House Oversight Committee requested that Rep. Jason Chaffetz launch an investigation into Donald Trump’s finances to ensure that the incoming president doesn’t have any conflicts of interest.
Rep. Elijah Cummings, D-Md., sent a letter to the Utah congressman Monday, outlining his concerns while noting that Republicans have spent years investigating President Barack Obama and former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton.
“We have never had a president like Mr. Trump in terms of his vast financial entanglements and his widespread business interests around the globe,” said Cummings, noting Trump hasn’t released his tax returns, as is …