Warren 'more concerned now than ever' about Trump's financial ties

Warren 'more concerned now than ever' about Trump's financial ties
  1. Warren 'more concerned now than ever' about Trump's financial ties
    Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-Mass.) indicated that she still has deep concerns about President-elect Donald Trump's potential financial conflicts of interest, arguing a plan outlined on Wednesday doesn't go far enough.  "I'm more concerned n…
Sen. Elizabeth WarrenElizabeth WarrenWarren 'more concerned now than ever' about Trump's financial ties Cory Booker kicks off 2020 maneuvering in the Senate Warren, Dems lay out goalposts ahead of Trump press conference MORE (D-Mass.) is warning that President-elect Donald TrumpDonald TrumpRocky start for Trump's State pick Warren 'more concerned now than ever' about Trump's financial ties Seth MacFarlane on Trump: 'We are in dark waters’ MORE's plan to avoid conflicts of interest doesn't go far enough.   "I'm more concerned now than ever, because he's not moving where he needs to move. And that is, we need to have him divest. He needs to get rid of his business interests, and he needs to put them in what's called a blind trust," Warren told Bloomberg TV on Wednesday.   Washington-based attorney Sheri Dillon said during Trump's Wednesday press conference that the president-elect would place his assets in a trust and give up management of the Trump Organization to his children.    ADVERTISEMENT The move falls short of demands by Democrats, who have called on Trump to sell off any assets that could pose a conflict of interest and place them into a blind trust.    Dillon signaled that the Trump team believes the move isn't feasible.

"Some people have suggested a blind trust, but you cannot have a totally blind trust with operating businesses. President Trump can't un-know he owns Trump Tower and the press will make sure that any new developments at the Trump Organization are well publicized," she said. 

Warren hit back, arguing the step isn't "impractical." 

"This is not a Democrat versus Republican. This …

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