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'Naive and reckless': Biographer exposes Jared and Ivanka's 'self-importance' — and how they infuriated the White House counsel

The latest revelations about Jared Kushner and Ivanka Trump's use of private email and messaging apps in the White House of is yet another example of how thoroughly unqualified President Donald Trump's son-in-law and daughter are for their current roles, said journalist Vicky Ward in conversation with Ari Melber on MSNBC's "The Beat" on Thursday — and of how they simply don't care about how sensitive White House business is.

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John Kelly refused to give Ivanka Trump a security clearance — so the president granted it himself: report

President Donald Trump pressured both ex-Chief of Staff John Kelly and ex-White House Counsel Don McGahn to give his daughter and top adviser Ivanka Trump a security clearance, according to a new report from CNN. When neither of them succumbed to his demands, however, he ended up granting the clearance himself, the report found.

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'A network of coordinated lies': MSNBC's Nicolle Wallace blasts Trump family for covering up Jared Kushner's clearance troubles

On Friday, Nicolle Wallace scorched President Donald Trump and his daughter Ivanka on MSNBC's "Deadline: White House" for their lies about the behind-the-scenes decision to award Trump's son-in-law Jared Kushner a top-secret security clearance over the objections of law enforcement and intelligence officials.

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'Very disturbing': Chris Christie says there's 'no way to defend' Trump giving Kushner security clearance — or Ivanka's lie-filled denial

On Thursday, The New York Times revealed that President Donald Trump overruled intelligence and law enforcement officials to give his son-in-law Jared Kushner a top secret security clearance in 2018.

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Watch Ivanka Trump sit in stony silence as Germany's Angela Merkel rips her father's trade war with Europe

The Munich Security Conference on Saturday drew a lot of attention as Vice President Mike Pence's fiery call for Europe to stand with President Donald Trump was awkwardly met with zero applause whatsoever.

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Ivanka: 'I have zero concern' any of us will be indicted by Mueller

On Friday, Ivanka Trump told ABC News that she was not at all worried that special counsel Robert Mueller's investigation would result in charges against her or any members of her family stemming from attempts to conspire with Russia, or the controversial attempts to build a Trump Tower in Moscow.

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Ivanka Trump played an undisclosed role funneling inauguration funds to the family business - raising the 'potential for undue enrichment'

When it came out this year that President Donald Trump’s inaugural committee raised and spent unprecedented amounts, people wondered where all that money went.

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Ivanka Trump and Jared Kushner pushed John Kelly out to bring their guy in - but he didn't want the job: report

A new report suggests that while John Kelly has been White House chief of staff for the last 17 months, the gatekeepers to power have been and will always be President Donald Trump's powerful daughter and son-in-law, Ivanka Trump and Jared Kushner.

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Ivanka and Jared are invested in company that could benefit from real estate tax break they endorsed: report

One of the key new programs outlined in the GOP's tax cut bill was "Opportunity Zones" — economically-lagging areas designated by the Treasury Department where investors can defer or exclude 10-15% of taxes on capital gains.

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Watch Ivanka Trump laugh out loud when asked if 'lock her up' should apply to her use of private email

Ivanka Trump is now publicly defending her use of a private email account for government business, and insists there is no correlation between her actions and those her father hammered former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton for during a brutal presidential campaign.

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Political strategist delivers epic takedown of Ivanka Trump over personal email use: 'She’s either criminally stupid or criminally arrogant’

On Monday, it was revealed that Ivanka Trump had conducted government business over her personal email. It’s not yet clear if Democrats in Congress will investigate and what, if any, repercussions she might face. But political observers were quick to note how bad the optics are, given her father’s call to lock up Hillary Clinton over her use of her family’s private server.

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