'I'm in charge of the Hatch Act': Trump lashes out at chief of staff over potential ethics violations, report says

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'I'm in charge of the Hatch Act': Trump lashes out at chief of staff over potential ethics violations, report saysDonald Trump reportedly told a room of his top aides that he is in charge of the Hatch Act, when warned by his chief of staff that bringing his cabinet members to a campaign rally could violate ethics rules.The comment, reported in a new Wall Street Journal article, illustrates the degree to which Mr Trump believes his administration does not have to worry about the rule, which was passed a century ago with the intention of warding off political activity by government employees.


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