Trump's son-in-law Kushner in trouble

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The top Democrat on the House Intelligence Committee, Rep. Adam B. Schiff (Calif.), said Sunday that White House senior adviser Jared Kushner's security clearance should be reviewed in light of revelations about his meetings with Russian officials before President Trump took office.

"If these allegations are true and he had discussions with the Russians about establishing a back channel and didn't reveal that, that would be a real problem in terms of whether he should maintain that kind of security clearance."

Pressed on the matter, Sen. Richard J. Durbin (Ill.), the No. 2 in the Democratic leadership, said the entire issue of the back-channel talks should be handled by the special prosecutor, Robert S. Mueller III, appointed to oversee a federal investigation on Russian interference in the 2016 election.

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