Trump Son-In-Law Kushner To Regain Top Clearance Following Mueller Interview

www.opb.org | 5/23/2018 | Staff
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White House senior adviser Jared Kushner denied any wrongdoing in the Russia case last July and the administration is now restoring his top-level security clearance.

White House senior adviser Jared Kushner, President Trump’s son-in-law, is regaining a top security clearance following a marathon interview last month with special counsel investigators, a person familiar with the matter said.

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Kushner met with Justice Department investigators for seven or eight hours in his second interview in the Russia investigation, the person said. The session covered “all the appropriate topics,” including the campaign, the presidential transition and post-inauguration events such as the firing of FBI Director James Comey.

Kushner’s business and financial dealings did not come up either in his April interview with the special counsel’s office nor an earlier one last November that mostly focused on former national security adviser Mike Flynn, the person said.

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Separately, Trump attorney Rudy Giuliani told NPR on Wednesday that he and Trump were not worried about Kushner’s meeting with the...
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