U.S. Rep. Conyers: President Trump, follow the Constitution


U.S. Rep. Conyers: President Trump, follow the Constitution

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A liberal group, Citizens for Responsibility and Ethics in Washington, DC has filed a lawsuit claiming President Trump has violated the Emoluments Clause. What is the Emoluments Clause? Newslook

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U.S. Rep. John Conyers Jr., D-Detroit, is Ranking Member of the House Committee on the Judiciary.

My colleagues and I have taken the extraordinary step of filing a federal lawsuit against President Donald Trump for his violations of the U.S. Constitution’s Foreign Emoluments Clause. Article I, Section 9 of the Constitution forbids federal officeholders, including the President, from accepting “any …

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