Did Trump Violate The Constitution Plugging His Own Club To Host Next G7? | The 11th Hour | MSNBC

Did Trump Violate The Constitution Plugging His Own Club To Host Next G7? | The 11th Hour | MSNBC 1

 

Noting that there's ample parking and plenty of space, Trump used a G7 press conference to plug his own struggling Miami club to host the meeting in 2020. David Fahrenthold discusses if the president violated the Constitution by doing that.
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Did Trump Violate The Constitution Plugging His Own Club To Host Next G7? | The 11th Hour | MSNBC

74 Comments on "Did Trump Violate The Constitution Plugging His Own Club To Host Next G7? | The 11th Hour | MSNBC"

  1. Andreja Calibri | August 27, 2019 at 1:46 AM | Reply

    A better question is how many times has he violated the Constitution? This is not the first, and it’s not the last. He’s violated the Emoluments Clause several times already, and Congress has done nothing!

  2. I don’t think Putin has ever come psychologically, but as a former KGB agent, he certainly understands the psychology of making Trump come at his command.

    • Biggus Dickus ….Putin outclasses Trump in every way. Putin is a brilliant evil 😈 man who is playing Trump like a fiddle ….God help us!

    • Biggus Dickus : KGB now the FSB uses Psych ops and whatever sticks to the wall. They are flexible.

  3. We all know he has lied 12,000+ times, but is anyone keeping track of how many times he has broken the law ?

    • That’s the way the electoral college works and that’s the reason it needs to go.

    • Lying to a federal official is also a crime so log in 12,000 crimes just in that little area of law.

    • He can break the law 10 million times and for some reason, nobody, no one at all will take him to task. No one. Big, blustering bully baby gets free reign.

    • D SP : Gerrymandering, spots of voter suppression, and plain laziness and indifference is partially at fault as well. This, along with Russian influence was in Trump’s favor.

      Many Black people thought Trump was a joke OR the most honest man alive. Yeah, I said it. I was stumped so many Black males thought Trump was “real”. Black women did not share this opinion from my observations. Of course these were the young folks under the age of thirty. That part of the electorate that tends to sit out elections. The number of votes carrying the most influence in Blue or Purple states were NOT cast. Those voters never left the house on Election Day. Hence, the electoral college and angry working class people (including people of color) won the day. In addition, there is quite a bit of distaste in predominantly Black communities for HRC. They saw a no-win situation. This is how I read the atmosphere at the time, so I state this as an opinion, not a statement of fact.

  4. Does anything even matter anymore. Do laws mean anything anymore?

    • Anthony Legg
      Not to the Republicans

    • Terry Dever…not to Trumpublicans. Most repubs are finally against him. Just the crazies still hanging onto his coattails now.

    • pfft for us peasents it does,.For the elite 1%, their rules are different.

    • Laws don’t mean anything anymore, not when it comes to Trump and his gang. Laws matter still when it comes to you and me.

    • Why are the prisons not empty. We have no laws any more . trump killed the constitution of the united states. If hes NOT guilty for obstruction.and lieing .we have no laws.any more. Release the PRISONERS.

  5. Why USA let him make money off federal funding?

  6. Didn’t Conway do the same with Ivanka’s brand?
    What is the purpose of laws that don’t apply to everyone?

  7. andycunningham63 | August 27, 2019 at 2:01 AM | Reply

    Trump is in it for himself, always has been, always will be.

    • @El Tigre whatever illegal alien.

    • andycunningham63 | August 27, 2019 at 11:52 AM | Reply

      Did you notice when Trump posted the photo of Greenland with a picture of Trump Tower. It just proves my point. Trump First. Make Trump Great Again. It may have been a joke but it shows his true agenda… Himself.

  8. Regardless of the constitution question, did Trump violate basic ethics and integrity considerations you would expect of even the lowest ranked public officials to observe?

  9. Seriously, what a piece of human filth Trump is. How can people not see through him ?

    • Hes not part of the human race . He’s from the genus homosakaswine also not of this planet . Probably and most likely a disease carrier , exercise extreme caution . Disinfectant is highly recommended after viewing any images or content of the subject .

    • Rice Crash, unfortunately only brainwashed white supremacists support tRump and evangelical religious cults. Cut the grass so we can see these snakes!

    • The Putinator even if it hurts the Country

    • Because they don’t want to. To do that the mirror would reflect them.

  10. Wicked, criminal, shameless barstud.
    The Trumpocalypse cometh.

  11. HedgeOwl Invest | August 27, 2019 at 2:16 AM | Reply

    Deport trump to Russia Putin can keep him

  12. This whole presidency was all about making money and still is. But due to his criminality, its now also about staying out of prison…

  13. Andrew Mitchell | August 27, 2019 at 2:19 AM | Reply

    The constitution? I thought only the 2nd amendment was left of that thing.

    • They might as well get ready to clean my record I’m fighting with that

    • 90% chance People that yell about the 2nd amendment can’t name 5 other ones. LOL

    • Ichijo Festival | August 27, 2019 at 10:05 AM | Reply

      ​@Nameless Are you suggesting that those people can’t count to 6? XD
      (I know, I know. But to be fair, I doubt most Americans could tell you… let’s say four. Everyone throws around the first and second– whether they understand them or not. And the fifth has been abused to death, basically an instance of someone admitting they’re guilty of something. Ask for any of the others, and prepare for blank stares and wild guesses.)

    • tRumpf will take away your 2nd amendment rights, so it’s best to buck up.

  14. george washington | August 27, 2019 at 2:41 AM | Reply

    trump will always be
    remembered as a cancer.

  15. The tRump Administration & Crime Family:
    The Grift That Keeps On Grifting

  16. Blink Once on Sunday! | August 27, 2019 at 2:46 AM | Reply

    He already hosted Xi Jinping at Mar-a-Lago. That should already be considered a violation

  17. ChucksterOLove | August 27, 2019 at 3:38 AM | Reply

    He doesn’t care, he and all Republicans want to DESTROY the Constitution anyways….

  18. Gemma Weeraboonchai | August 27, 2019 at 3:44 AM | Reply

    Ok if this doesn’t constitute a bribe…how about pay for play?

  19. He is talking like a real estate agent hawking his property at the G7 summit. As well as making a lot of money on such a thing, he could then advertise the place as the meeting place for the G7 summit. It must be super classy,eh???
    This is what big time corruption looks like.

  20. Myriam Gapella | August 27, 2019 at 3:59 AM | Reply

    He went to the G7 to make money. for himself? CONGRESS’ where are you??😡😡😡😡😡😡

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