Aaron Schock

A look at the group suing Trump over business conflicts

A look at the group suing Trump over business conflicts

The government watchdog group Citizens for Responsibility and Ethics in Washington filed a lawsuit Monday in New York alleging that President Donald Trump is violating the Constitution by allowing his business to accept payments from foreign governments. A brief look at what the group is and what it does.

WHAT IS IT?

Citizens for Responsibility and Ethics in Washington is a non-profit group made of lawyers and other staff that track and oppose the "negative impact of money in politics" through legal action, public policy and communications strategies. It is based in Washington, D.C. and has a staff of about 12. It calls itself nonpartisan, but...

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