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An exterior view of the entrance to the new Trump International Hotel at the old post office on October 26, 2016 in Washington, D.C.
An exterior view of the entrance to the new Trump International Hotel at the old post office on October 26, 2016 in Washington, D.C.

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Trump's new hotel poses conflict of interest

President-elect Donald Trump's claim to the Trump International Hotel property in Washington will get messy because federal contracting laws prohibit awarding a government contract to a government employee. CNN's Phil Mattingly reports.

Trump's new hotel poses conflict of interest

President-elect Donald Trump's claim to the Trump International Hotel property in Washington will get messy because federal contracting laws prohibit awarding a government contract to a government employee. CNN's Phil Mattingly reports.