News reports last night confirmed what we already suspected: Jared Kushner is a focus of the Trump-Russia FBI investigation.
There is no one closer to President Trump than Jared Kushner. As son-in-law, top campaign adviser, and now senior White House official, Kushner has unfettered access to national security secrets and the shaping of both domestic and foreign policy.
“From brokering peace in the Middle East, to negotiating with China and Mexico, to overhauling the the federal bureaucracy and infrastructure- the President goes to Jared,” said American Bridge Rapid Response Director Emily Aden. “Kushner should never have had this much power in the first place, but the serious new questions raised by the FBI investigation make it untenable. It’s time for him to step down.”
NYT: “Kushner Has Emerged As The Most Important Figure In Mr. Trump’s White House Besides The President.” According to the New York Times, “Within the White House, overlapping power centers that […]Read more after the jump.