Records reveal the staggering amount of money Trump-owned businesses have raked in by doing business with Trump’s campaign and Republicans -—The words “conflict of interest” often come up in connection with President Donald Trump, who hasn’t been shy about encouraging the use of Trump properties for political events. And an analysis by the Center for Responsive Politics shows just how profitable that encouragement has been for the president. HuffPost’s Mary Papenfuss reports that according to the Center’s [

$16.8 Million In Campaign Funds Went To Trump Businesses, Latest Records Reveal. When the president holds a fundraiser at one of his properties, he gets donations while his business collects money for rent and catering.