Washington Post: Mueller investigating Jared Kushner’s business dealings

June 17, 2017

Washington (CNN)The business dealings of President Donald Trump’s son-in-law and trusted aide Jared Kushner are being investigated by Justice Department special counsel Robert Mueller, the Washington Post reported Thursday, citing officials familiar with the matter. Mueller’s investigation is still in a relatively early phase, and it is unclear if any criminal charges will be brought when it is complete, the Post pointed out. Sources have stressed to CNN that there is no indication …

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The questions that could determine Sessions’ fate

June 13, 2017

… Comey was directly linked to the Russia investigation. In addition, even Rod Rosenstein, his deputy, was not clear in his hearing whether he knew what his memo would be used for and who asked him to write it. 4. Were you aware of Jared Kushner’s contacts with Russian Ambassador Sergey Kislyak and were you aware of his interest in setting up a back channel during the transition? In general, do you think outreach to foreign governments should be coordinated with the outgoing administration …

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Tim Cook, Jeff Bezos and more tech CEOs are set to attend a White House summit with Jared Kushner

June 11, 2017

… executives followed by smaller sessions on particular topics, including those involving tech sales to government agencies, said the people, who asked not to be identified discussing internal matters. The council is made up of government officials, such as the U.S. chief technology officer, and is led by Jared Kushner, the presidents son-in-law and senior adviser. SEE ALSO: Here’s how to kill electric cars Eleven companies have been invited to participate in the June 19 summit, the people …

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Twitter has some ideas for the real ‘problem with Jared Kushner’

June 4, 2017

So many problems.Image: AP/REX/Shutterstock The New York Times editorial board thinks there’s a problem with Jared Kushner. And Twitter agrees. The board on Friday published an editorial outlining Kushner’s secret communications with Russian officials while still a private citizen. The opinion piece argued that Kushner, President Donald Trump’s son-in-law and senior adviser, is unfit to serve in the White House and that he should just go back to New York already. “No …

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Report: Russian Billionaire Linked To Manafort Seeks Immunity To Testify

… funnel millions of dollarsto two Washington lobbying firms from 2010 to 2014. The FBI also is reportedly investigating activities of Trumps ousted National Security Adviser Michael Flynn, former campaign advisers Carter Page and Roger Stone, and top White House aide and Trump son-in-law Jared Kushner. There was no indication that the FBI has sought to question Deripaska for its investigation, the Times reported. Related Coverage Report: Paul Manafort Advising Chinese Billionaire On …

May 27, 2017
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REPORT: Trump To Set Up ‘War Room’ To Repel Russia Probe Attacks

… comment on plans for a war room but said Trump will be looking to expand on momentum it believes it has built up during the presidents trip to Saudi Arabia, Israel, and Europe. A White House official confirmed plans to hold more rallies. The president has had an incredibly successful trip overseas and the White House looks forward to continuing an aggressive messaging strategy to highlight his agenda when we return to D.C., said White House spokeswoman Sarah Sanders. Jared Kushner, a senior …

May 27, 2017
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Can Donald Trump solve the Israeli-Palestinian conflict?

(CNN)Jerusalem: US President Donald Trump arrives in Israel Monday in search of what he has called “the ultimate deal”. But like so many US presidents who have believed it their duty to bring peace to the region, Trump will face a series of challenges, which have grown increasingly insurmountable. Seven years on since Abbas and Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu last held talks, the same issues remain — disagreements over borders, security, Jerusalem, a right of return …

May 22, 2017
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