Sunday, April 2, 2017

A Look At Who is Worth What In The Trump Administration

Daily Mail: White House releasing financial disclosure information on 180 top staffers, including former Goldman Sachs big Gary Cohn and Trump son-in-law Jared Kushner

* The White House on Friday night was releasing financial disclosure forms for upper-level White House staffers
* The information revealed stocks, trusts, partnerships, and board memberships that the aides had before the joined the White House
* The officials had to negotiate with a government ethics office before taking government jobs
* Trump administration touted its release of the information a few days before the Obama administration did in 2009, although both dumped the documents on a Friday night

The White House prepared to release financial information about some top staff members on its website late Friday, giving the public a rare glimpse into the holdings of some of President Donald Trump's top lieutenants.

Among those whose disclosures were being closely watched was

Gary Cohn, the former president of Goldman Sachs, who chairs the president's National Economic Council.

Trump son-in-law Jared Kushner also filled out a disclosure agreement negotiated with government lawyers.
The information on about 180 White House staffers was to be released in batches.

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WNU Editor: Some have not been diligent in forwarding the right information .... Michael Flynn Initially Failed to Disclose Payments from Russia-Linked Firms, Docs Show (NBC). More here on Michael Flynn .... Flynn files new financial paperwork disclosing payments from Russian firms (The Hill).

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