Trump is selling access, favors, and influence. His lawyer was soliciting bribes. Trump knows exactly what he’s doing, and it’s unprecedented. #PaytoPlay #NeedtoImpeach pic.twitter.com/eEGZbnL1ec
— Need To Impeach (@Need2Impeach) June 1, 2018
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Donald Trump railed against “pay-for-play corruption” during his campaign, but now he is one of the most corrupt presidents in U.S. history.
He is selling access. He is accepting money for influence. His lawyer was soliciting bribes.
Trump knows exactly what he’s doing.
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Pay to Play
From his cabinet to his ambassadors to his executive staff, Donald Trump has all but officially established “pay to play” as official White House policy, receiving money in exchange for access and policy influence. That decisions he makes as president are being influenced by personal monetary gain is scary and antithetical to the Constitution.