Trump builds cabinet from swamp up

Donald Trump promised to drain the Washington swamp. Instead, he has surrounded himself with family members, appointees and advisers who’ve been accused of conflicts of interest , misuse of.

Environmental Protection Agency head Scott Pruitt isn’t just undermining his own department. He also appears to be taking bribes from lobbyists.

 · President Donald Trump listens during a meeting with California leaders and public officials in the Cabinet Room of the White House in Washington, D.C., on May 16, 2018.

Australia’s economic growth slowest in 10 years amid calls for swift action Buffett nears a milestone he doesn’t want: $100 billion in cash Buffett Nears a Milestone He Doesn’t Want: $100 Billion in Cash. The transaction its being challenged by Paul Singer’s Elliott Management Corp., but completing it would make a sizable dent in the cash hoard. lots more is bound to pour in. Berkshire posted $4.26 billion in net income for the second quarter.How the Economy Is Impacting Housing The economy is measured by gross domestic product. That’s the dollar value of everything produced in the last year. The most important indicator is GDP growth, which compares this quarter with the last. If the economy is healthy, then GDP growth will be between 2-3%. If it’s above 3%, then it could be overheating.Australia’s economic growth slowest in 10 years amid calls for swift action – The Guardian The government has run the economy into the ground – The Guardian

A new Cabinet has coalesced around Donald Trump entering Year Three of his presidency, one that seems poised to pull the United States further-and more competently-towards kleptocracy.

US pending home sales fell 1.5% in April HDFC disburses Rs 2,300 cr as subsidy under PMAY Uttar Pradesh was given the approval of 54,277 houses, while West Bengal got approval for construction of 26,585 houses under the PMAY (U), followed by Gujarat (26,183), Assam (9,328), Maharashtra.US pending home sales fell 1.5% in April. Josh Boak, Ap Economics Writer. Updated 7:05 am PDT, Thursday, May 30, 2019 FILE- In this March 28, 2018, file photo an under contract sign is shown.

Build on it. Expand it. Faced with the threat of Trump’s reelection and unaddressed economic frustrations, the future of.

One migrant’s story: How hard can it be to build a house in Auckland? In East Tennessee, Alberto Librado’s 11-year-old daughter has two suitcases always ready so that she can accompany. about immigration. He used the undocumented to build his buildings, to construct.

Rocky’s detractors believed that the artist’s arrest and incarceration would be his “wake up call” moment. who would.

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What We Found in Trump’s Drained Swamp: Hundreds of Ex-Lobbyists and D.C. Insiders For the first time, political appointee and federal financial disclosure information is publicly searchable.

With the departure of Defense Secretary James Mattis, industry lobbyists now make up four of President Trump’s cabinet secretaries. The New York Times’ Eric Lipton reminded his followers Wednesday that secretaries for several of the most important agencies the executive branch of the federal government – like the Departments of Defense, Interior, and Health and Human Services – are.

Trump’s Cabinet nominees and appointments donated .6 million to his presidential bid and to related super PACs and the Republican National Committee. So much for draining the swamp.

A man holds up a "Drain the Swamp in Washington DC" sign at a then- Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump rally in Kinston, North Carolina on October 26 2016. REUTERS/Carlo Allegri Build.

 · Today, Donald Trump delivered on one of his most prominent campaign promises: he announced that a swamp in Washington D.C. has been drained to build a new golf course. “People kept telling me I couldn’t do it”, said the President, standing on the dry patch of land which is soon to be an 18-hole golf course for Washington’s elite.