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Trump hotels face political fights, ethics questions

Mar 21, 2017 - The Salt Lake Tribune

New York You might have expected the Trump Organization to tap the brakes on expansion plans given all the criticism over potential conflicts of interest while its owner sits in the Oval Office.

It's hitting the accelerator instead.

The company owned by President Donald Trump is launching a chain of new hotels with plans to open in cities large and small across the country. Called Scion, they will be the first Trump-run hotels not to bear the family's gilded name.

The hotels wi...