Listen: Ivanka Trump, White House And House Oversight Committee discussed on Democracy Now
"Last. This is our job. Back in the United States. The White House rejected a request to stay from the house oversight committee documents about the process for granting security. Clearances house oversight chair Elijah Cummings said last week. He would shoot a subpoena if the White House failed to comply with the request. Meanwhile, CNN's reporting Trump pressured, then chief of staff John Kelly and White House counsel, Don Mcgann to grant security clearance for his daughter and senior adviser Ivanka Trump when they both refused. Trump reportedly granted her the clearance directly. The news comes a week after the New York Times reported President Trump border John Kelly to grant his son-in-law and senior adviser Jared Kushner top secret security clearance last year, despite the objections of intelligence officials the Republican controlled Senate confirmed Allison Jones rushing who wants intern for far right Christian anti-lgbt croup to a lifetime federal judgeship Tuesday. The Thirty-seven-year-old Trump pick came. Under fire from Democrats and civil rights groups, namely for her time working as an intern with the alliance defending freedom, the"