The Chamber's Chief Advisor, Jared Kushner, listens to President Donald
Trump answers questions about the current situation in North
Korea, Friday, August 11, 2017, at Trump National Golf Club in
Press / Pablo Martinez Monsivais
Senior Adviser to the White House and President Donald
Trump's son-in-law, Jared Kushner, is said to be increasingly
concerned about the size and scope of the Russia
Kushner allegedly asked a friend if the probe
it would grow enough to "get the president".
Trump is under investigation for obstruction of justice
related to the dismissal of James Comey as director of the FBI and for his
role in making a misleading statement of his son, Donald Trump
Jr., released when he emerged, he found
a lawyer and lobbyist connected to the Kremlin in Trump
Tower in June 2016.
Kushner is a central figure in both
Jared Kushner, senior adviser to President Donald Trump
and son-in-law, is concerned about the extension
scope of the special investigation lawyer Robert Mueller in
interference in the 2016 elections, Vanity Fair
As part of his investigation, Mueller is investigating
if the members of the Trump campaign conspired with Moscow to
Tilt the election in your favor.
Mueller's office issued the first accusations
in October, accusing former campaign president Paul Manafort and
your badociate, Rick Gates, with 12 accounts related to money
money laundering, financial crimes and their work as foreigners
After the accusations against Gates and Manafort were unleashed,
According to reports, Kushner asked a friend: "Do you think they will get the
It is said that Trump is under investigation for obstruction of
justice as a result of his decision to dismiss James Comey as
Director of the FBI in May.
The White House initially said
Trump fired Comey for the way he handled the FBI
research on former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton
use of a private email server to conduct government business.
Later, however, Trump told Lester of NBC
Holt that "this thing of Russia" had been a factor in his
Also reportedly, told two high-ranking
Russian officials shooting "walnut work" that Comey had taken
"Great pressure" outside of him. The alleged conversation took place
in the Oval Office a day after Comey was fired.
In addition to building a case of obstruction of justice against
According to reports, Trump and Mueller also investigate the
paper in writing initially
misleading statement his son, Donald Trump Jr., issued in
response to reports in July that he met with a
Kremlin-connected lawyer at Trump Tower in June 2016.
The statement had to be amended several times, after it was learned that Trump
Jr. took the meeting when he was promised dirt at then Democrat
the nominee Hillary Clinton as "part of Russia and her government
support for Mr. Trump. "
President Donald Trump gives his approval since he and the White House
Senior Advisor Jared Kushner leaves the White House in
Washington, USA UU., March 15, 2017.
REUTERS / Kevin Lamarque
The role of Kushner occupies a central place
Kushner was a key player during both events. He attended
Meeting of Trump Tower in June 2016, along with Manafort and Trump
Jr., and he "pushed" Trump to fire Comey, according to The Wall
Street Journal .
He was also with Trump in Bedminster during a weekend in
early May, when Trump put together a draft letter
all the reasons why I wanted to fire Comey. Although the letter
he was never finally sent after White House lawyer Don McGahn
strongly discouraged, Trump dismissed Comey days later. the
The letter now is at Mueller & # 39; s
Concerns about Russian and Kushner investigation are not
Unilateral. Two Republicans who have spoken with Trump recently
he told Vanity Fair that he was "frustrated" with Kushner
advice, even when he pressured the president to discard
Trump has been "pushing" Kushner and his wife, Ivanka, to
leave Washington, DC and return to New York to avoid the negatives
press coverage, a source close to Kushner told Vanity
But it is unlikely that he will leave the spotlight soon,
in particular, as it becomes an increasingly critical figure in the