Saturday, 22 July, 2017

Kushner Wanted Back Channel to The Kremlin

President Donald Trump tweeted about the President Donald Trump tweeted about the"negative press covfefe early Wednesday may 31 2017
Mike Hodges | 01 June, 2017, 00:09

"He's frustrated.to see stories come out that are patently false, to see narratives that are wrong, to see 'fake news, '" Spicer explained. "He's always proven that". Especially when it comes to how he lives his life or runs his White House.

A senior White House official said that the conversation was "general and inconsequential" and that Kushner took the meeting as part of his campaign role of interfacing with foreign dignitaries. The term refers to unofficial meetings and discussions.

Bossie told "Fox & Friends" that the Trump administration has reached out to him but hasn't offered him a job yet.

"Off the map", said the former head of the CIA, Michael Hayden, telling CNN: "I know of no other experience like this in our history, certainly within my life experience". A lawyer representing three potential employees who dropped out adds, "There's no doubt in my mind that people are being very cautious, to put it mildly".

Trump was following a total of 45 people on Twitter as of Tuesday.

Trump tweeted Tuesday: "Russian officials must be laughing at the USA & how a lame excuse for why the Dems lost the election has taken over the Fake News".

During the election, Michael Cohen often talked on behalf of Donald Trump.

NATIONAL SECURITY ADVISER H.R. MCMASTER, on Mr Jared Kushner's alleged proposal to the Russians to create a secret channel out of the reach of USA spymasters.

And Kushner was still a private citizen, not yet a government official.

Also, the Federal Bureau of Investigation is also reportedly looking into a December meeting between Kushner and a former intelligence officer appointed by Vladimir Putin as CEO of a Russian state-owned bank that is under US sanctions and was implicated in a 2015 espionage case.

If I had to guess who will be the beneficiary of Trump's first presidential pardon, then, as the famous TV jewelry advertising jingle goes: "It can only be Jared".

Following that segment, White House counselor Kellyanne Conway joined the show. His last day has not yet been determined.

"Mike will assist with the transition and be a strong advocate for the president and the president's policies moving forward", he said. Aides said the president has not ruled out the possibility of his daughter, Ivanka Trump, and her husband Jared Kushner, exiting their White House positions.

White House officials defended the concept of secret communications channels without commenting specifically on the Kushner case. According to the Fox News report, "d$3 uring the meeting the Russians broached the idea of using a secure line between the Trump administration and Russia, not Kushner".

White House press secretary Sean Spicer calls on a member of the media during the daily press briefing at the White House in Washington, Tuesday, May 30, 2017.

Trump, who returned to Washington on Saturday after a nine-day trip to the Middle East and Europe, has been expected to shake up staff to tackle the firestorm over investigations into alleged Russian meddling in the 2016 presidential election and communication between Russia and Trump's campaign and transition team.

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