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President-elect Donald Trump announced early Wednesday that he plans to leave his business to focus on running the country.

“I will be holding a major news conference in New York City with my children on December 15 to discuss the fact that I will be leaving my great business in total in order to fully focus on running the country in order to MAKE AMERICA GREAT AGAIN!” Trump tweeted.

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“While I am not mandated to do this under the law, I feel it is visually important, as President, to in no way have a conflict of interest with my various businesses.Hence, legal documents are being crafted which take me completely out of business operations. The Presidency is a far more important task!”


 

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