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Two Views on the Emoluments Clause

by Bill Hayes

In The Case for Donald Trump’s Impeachability for New York Magazine, Jesse Singal argues that President Trump is in violation of the Constitution’s emoluments clause. On the other side, writing in the New York Times, Seth Barrett Tillman argues that Constitutional Restrictions on Foreign Gifts Don’t Apply to Presidents.