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U.S. President-elect Donald Trump listens to members of the media in the lobby of Trump Tower in New York, U.S., on Monday, Jan. 8, 2017.  Photographer: Albin Lohr-Jones/Pool via Bloomberg

Trump Has Unfair Advantage in Hospitality Game, Lawsuit Claims

Trump Has Unfair Advantage in Hospitality Game, Lawsuit Claims

By Jon Steingart, Bloomberg BNA President Donald Trump’s hospitality businesses hurt workers in Washington, D.C., New York City and elsewhere by illegally benefiting from his presidency to siphon revenue from competitors’ operations, a federal lawsuit alleges. “It’s hard enough to be a restaurant worker in America,” said Saru Jayaraman, co-director of Restaurant Opportunities Center United,

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