A new Des Moines Register poll finds 42% of Iowans approve of the job President Trump is doing, while 49% disapprove. “Trump won Iowa on his way to the White House by 9 percentage points in November, his widest victory among states believed by many to be swing states.”
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Deutsche Bank AG - Trump and the bank—Germany’s largest—are restructuring his $300 million in debt, according to Bloomberg News, to “reduce any conflict of interest between the loan and his presidency.” The bank also lends to Trump’s son-in-law, Jared Kushner. The bank’s fate “is important for Trump’s corporate health,” Mother Jones explains. And yet the bank also faces a gigantic penalty “related to mortgage-bond investigations,” Bloomberg reports. Will his Justice Department pull punches?