Trump team denies report saying sons selling access

Trump's transition team issued a statement denying that the president-elect's sons Eric Trump (R) and Donald Trump Jr. were behind a fundraising event planned after inauguration dayPresident-elect Donald Trump’s transition team on Tuesday denied a report that his sons were seeking donations of up to $1 million in exchange for possible post-inauguration access. The Center for Public Integrity, an award-winning group that addresses ethics and other policy issues, said a non-profit foundation was set up last Wednesday making discreet potential pay-for-play possible. According to the CPI report, the “Opening Day Foundation” was planning to hold a fundraising event on January 21, the day after the inauguration and Trump’s first full day in the White House.

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