Conflicted: A Newsy Special Report
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Over 100 congressional Democrats will sue President Trump, saying his D.C. hotel violates the emoluments clause of the Constitution.
Dozens of Democrats in Congress are preparing to sue President Trump for maintaining some of his business ties while in office.
Politico reports at least 78 representatives and 25 senators will take Trump to court, claiming he violated the emoluments clause of the Constitution.
The clause bars any official holding office from accepting "any present, Emolument, Office, or Title, of any kind whatever, from any King, Prince, or foreign State."
Trump has refused to divest from his businesses, including his Washington, D.C., hotel that's frequented by foreign representatives. Since he's profiting from outside governments, many Democrats say he's violating the Constitution.
The Trump Organization promised to donate its profits from foreign companies after Trump's election but later said that wouldn't happen in 2017, then said it was "not practical" to keep track of every foreign agent that uses its services.
Artist Robin Bell's political work has gotten media attention before. In November, he projected, "Experts agree: Trump is a pig," on the hotel.LEARN MORE
The lawmakers think those business practices are Trump's way of boxing them out of their congressional responsibilities.
Rep. Jerry Nadler said: "Without the permission of Congress, you can't accept any gift, etc., etc., from a foreign state. We are injured by being denied our right to vote on this."
It's unclear when the lawsuit will be filed, but it reportedly won't be expected until mid-June or later.
Carter is celebrating his birthday seven months after entering hospice care. He is the oldest-living former president in U.S. history.
The German Shepherd has bitten or otherwise attacked Secret Service personnel at least 10 other times.
Former President Donald Trump's fame came from real estate, but a judge has ruled the road there was fraudulent.
The state law stops county, city or municipal governments from banning specific dog breeds.
The furloughs will impact workers at Ford plants in Chicago and Lima, Ohio, as well as GM's metal centers in Parma, Ohio, and Marion, Indiana.
Gideon Cody's resignation came one day after a Scripps News Kansas City investigation revealed eye-opening witness evidence.