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Trump's Presidency and His Business: Drain That Swamp

The president-elect's victory promotes his business. That swamp needs draining.

What's in a name?

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On my way to a lunch in Mumbai in early October, I stopped to admire one of two active projects to which Donald Trump is lending his name in India. The site was a skeletal mass of concrete and steel when I saw it, though when completed it's planned to be an 880-foot tall condominium sheathed in gold. Buyers are promised access to a private jet. A gold banner hung from the top floors: "Trump Tower Mumbai."

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