By Derek Kravitz, Al Shaw, Annie Waldman & Ariana Tobin
ProPublica has been collecting disclosure forms that lay out Trump administration officials’ financial holdings and employment backgrounds.
We now have disclosures from 349 officials and we’re sharing them with you.
They are from White House staffers, President Trump’s Cabinet and from the hundreds of members of so-called beachhead teams that the administration has installed with little notice at federal agencies.
The disclosures are crucial to understanding potential conflicts. Many lobbyists and political consultants now work at the agencies they sought to influence.
We’ve also incorporated ethics waivers that the administration has given to 27 officials. These are useful because we can match up officials who have gotten waivers – usually former lobbyists, lawyers or TV consultants – with details of their assets and job histories. …