Donald Trump used his presidency last month to profit off Hurricane Harvey by advertising his “USA” hat. It wasn’t any different following Hurricane Irma. Trump used his trip to Florida to showcase the baseball cap that sells on his website for $40.
— CBS News (@CBSNews) September 14, 2017
This is typical Trump, to use someones misery to his own advantage. This isn’t the first time he uses his presidency for his own financial gain.
Multiple ethics lawyers warned prior to Trump taking office that conflicts of interest were bound to happen. Trump did not fully divest from his business and his presidency has just been a giant scheme to scam taxpayers off their money.