Trump’s Request for Son-in-Law to Attend Highly Classified President’s Daily Brief

Cummings Seeks Information.

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Rep. Elijah E. Cummings, Ranking Member of the House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform, sent a letter to Vice President-Elect Mike Pence, the head of the Presidential Transition team, requesting information about recent press reports indicating that Mr. Trump has requested that his son-in-law, Jared Kushner, accompany him to the highly classified President’s Daily Brief, despite the fact that Mr. Kushner holds no security clearance and has undergone no vetting for access to classified national security information.