Trump’s “Highly Unusual Request” for His Children to Gain Access to Highly Classified Information

It appears that preliminary discussions about this proposal have begun.

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Rep. Elijah E. Cummings, Ranking Member of the House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform, sent a letter Reince Priebus, the designated Chief of Staff to President-elect Donald Trump, requesting information about recent press reports indicating that Mr. Trump may seek to obtain security clearances for his children to obtain access to classified national security information.