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  • Jared Kushner is now 'de facto chief of staff' in Trump White House: NYT's Maggie Haberman

    President Donald Trump’s son-in-law, Jared Kushner, is now the “de facto chief of staff,” the New York Times Maggie Haberman reported via Twitter Tuesday. Recurring theme from sources over last two days: Kushner is the de facto chief of staff, whether people realize it or not. — Maggie Haberman (@maggieNYT) January 15, 2019 Haberman said this information came as a “recurring theme from sources over last two days” and suggested that it’s not universally understood,

    Raw Story
  • Ivanka Trump and Jared Kushner Walked Out of Vice

    White House advisers Ivanka Trump and Jared Kushner somehow found time in their busy schedule of taking spin class in the dark, incorrectly filling out forms, and experiencing “tremendous personal growth” from whatever it is they do all day, to go see — and walk out of — Vice during their recent holiday vacation. Per People, Ivanka — whose
  • Government shutdown is now tied for the longest in history

    The partial government shutdown reached its 21st day Friday, equaling the record set during the Clinton administration in 1995-96 — as many of the 800,000 federal employees who have been furloughed or are working without pay missed their first paychecks. With no end in sight to the impasse between the White House and congressional Democrats,

    New York Post
  • How Jared Kushner Tried to Stop Me From Running the Trump Transition

    I’d been around politics long enough to grasp what was happening. Jared was trying—and not so subtly—to derail my appointment as transition chairman.

    POLITICO Magazine