Trump adviser: ‘I would not be concerned’ about a Russia back channel, irrespective of Kushner

Trump adviser: 'I would not be concerned' about a Russia back channel, irrespective of Kushner
Trump aides facing perilous stage of Russia probe
TAORMINA, Italy — President Trump's National Security Adviser H.R. McMaster said Saturday he "would not be concerned" about having a back-channel communications system with Russia, though he and other top White House officials refused to comment 

Presidential adviser Jared Kushner says he will cooperate as officials examine his meetings with Russian contacts. Congress has also requested that the FBI hand over documents regarding the investigation.

Two top Trump advisers dodge Kushner questions

Michael Flynn at Trump Tower in December. Credit Sam Hodgson for The New York Times. One of the greatest political mysteries of our time is why President Trump has clung — and continues to cling — so steadfastly to the perfidious Michael Flynn. Flynn

Trump and Russia: A timeline on communications

Just as the Russia fracas in Washington seemed to be dying down, Donald Trump's critics have found a new Russia-related stick to beat him with. The son-in-law, Jared Kushner, is accused of meeting Moscow's man in DC (yes, that would be Ambassador

The FBI seems to be taking a closer look at Jared Kushner in its investigation of possible ties between President Donald Trump's associates and Russian officials leading up to the 2016 election. Kushner, who is Trump's son-in-law, serves as a senior … . Jared Kushner, son-in-law of President Donald Trump and close personal adviser despite a galling lack of experience, is now under scrutiny by the FBI in the investigation into Russian meddling in the 2016 election. Last week, the Washington Post …

Subscribe to The Atlantic's Politics & Policy Daily, a roundup of ideas and events in American politics. In the annals of the Trump era, May 25, 2017, will deserve a special mark. Four remarkable things happened on Thursday, each of which marks a way …

President Trump's son-in-law and senior adviser, Jared Kushner, at the White House last week. Credit Doug Mills/The New York Times. WASHINGTON — Jared Kushner, President Trump's son-in-law and senior adviser, spoke in December with Russia's

Investigators are focusing on a series of meetings held by Jared Kushner, President Trump's son-in-law and an influential White House adviser, as part of their probe into Russian meddling in the 2016 election and related matters, according to people …
Two of Donald Trump's top advisers said he achieved his major goals on his first overseas trip but declined to answer questions on the topic dominating headlines back home: the FBI's interest in presidential son-in-law Jared Kushner. “We're not going …

Trump's White House Does Not Want To Talk About Kushner And Russia. At All.

Kushner Questions Left Unanswered as Trump Aides Praise Trip
Kushner Questions Left Unanswered as Trump Aides Praise Trip

The Washington Post reports that presidential son-in-law and adviser, Jared Kushner, met with Russian Ambassador Sergey Kislyak to set up a secret and secure communications channel between Trump's transition team and the Kremlin. In itself, this is not

This is why presidents want backchannels and how it can go wrong
This is why presidents want backchannels and how it can go wrong

Naxos, Italy (CNN) President Donald Trump's top economic and national security advisers on Saturday declined to comment on the swirl of allegations that Trump's son-in-law and senior adviser Jared Kushner is facing regarding his contacts with Russian


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