President-elect Donald Trump controls more than 500 companies across many industries and will face many issues that will affect his private interests when conducting economic business in the Oval Office, NBC News reported.
"The sheer scale and private nature of his business suggest it would be an unprecedented and potentially thorny situation for a president," said Ari Melber, MSNBC's chief legal correspondent.
Trump has said that he will hand his brand over to his children while he runs the country. He’s also promised to follow sanctions imposed on private businesses by the government.
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