Kushner, trump, Bannon, Pence. The key players in Team Trump, as well as other assorted White House staff, have so many possible conflicts of interest in their huge businesses that it seems impossible that they won't run into peril at some point soon.

Mixing official duties to the nation with business interests is a tricky path to tread, and one that the Ethics Commission is going to be looking at, after Friday's disclosures by White House players about their tier one finances.

Disclosures by Mr Kushner, Trump's son in law, as well as other assorted White House players reveals the complicated terrain in policing such a fine line, given the sweeping and multifarious Financial assets amongst both the Trump family and also their aides.

Take KellyAnne Conway, the New York Times reported that she owns somewhere between 11 and $44 million worth of assets.

People such as Gary Cohn, the National Economic Council director, and senior White House aide Reed Cordish own extravagant assets within the footing of a billion dollars. Not chicken feed, by any measure.

Mr Bannon’s aide is 25 years old, and she owns investments between the range of one and $2.1 million.

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