Here are the key sentences in the December 4 New York Times article about the North Dakota pipeline:
“President-elect Donald J. Trump, however, has taken a different view of the project and said as recently as last week that he supported finishing the 1,170-mile pipeline, which crosses four states and is almost complete….
“Mr. Trump owns stock in the company building the pipeline…”
Trump supporters don’t care about naked conflicts like this. It would require them to get informed and do some thinking.