• Kushner treated 'very unfairly,' but clearance is up to White House chief, Trump says

    3 monthes ago - By KOAT

    President Donald Trump said he's inherited a “broken” background check system that's affecting his son-in-law.
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  • Trump says Kushner security clearance up to chief of staff Kelly

    Trump says Kushner security clearance up to chief of staff Kelly

    3 monthes ago - By ABC News

    Kelly issued new security clearance rules earlier this month.
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  • Trump says chief of staff Kelly will handle decisions about Jared Kushner's security clearance

    3 monthes ago - By The Washington Post

    “I will let Gen. Kelly make that decision,” Trump said Friday, “and he's going to do what's right for the country. And I have no doubt that he will make the right decision."
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  • Trump says son-in-law's clearance is up to Kelly

    3 monthes ago - By My Sanantonio

    WASHINGTON - President Donald Trump says he'll leave it up to chief of staff John Kelly to decide whether his son-in-law, Jared Kushner, will keep his interim security clearance.
    Trump says Kushner has been treated "very unfairly." The president complains he's inherited a "broken" background check system that takes too long.
    Kushner's among dozens of White House aides working without permanent security clearances for the better part of a year.
    Kelly set a Friday deadline for halting access to top-secret information for those operating with interim clearances.
    Trump says he'll leave it to...
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  • Trump Says Chief of Staff Kelly to Decide on Kushner's Clearance

    3 monthes ago - By Bloomberg

    President Donald Trump said on Friday that his chief of staff, John Kelly, will be in charge of deciding whether to give a permanent security clearance to Jared Kushner, the president's son-in-law and senior adviser.
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  • Trump says son-in-law's clearance is up to Kelly

    Trump says son-in-law's clearance is up to Kelly

    3 monthes ago - By The Seattle Times

    WASHINGTON - President Donald Trump says he'll leave it up to chief of staff John Kelly to decide whether his son-in-law, Jared Kushner, will keep his interim security clearance. Trump says Kushner has been treated “very unfairly.” The president complains he's inherited a “broken” background check system that takes too long. Kushner's among dozens...
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  • Kushner's security clearance ‘up to general Kelly,' Trump says

    3 monthes ago - By Politico

    President Donald Trump said Friday the decision over whether to give Jared Kushner a waiver on his security clearance will be “up to” chief of staff John Kelly. “That'll be up to general Kelly,” Trump said during a press conference at the White House. “General Kelly respects Jared a lot and General Kelly will make that call. I won't make that call.” The president's son-in-law and senior White House adviser has been working on an interim security clearance since joining the White House in January 2017. Trump added that Kushner has “done an outstanding job” despite having “been treated very...
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