Kushner Q&A Session With Congressional Interns Leaked to Media

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"As president, I will do everything in my power to protect LGBTQ citizens from the violence and oppression of a hateful foreign ideology", he told the crowd, adding, "And, I have to say, as a Republican, it is so nice to hear you cheering for what I just said".

As Feinberg writes, a question on Middle East peace prompted Kushner, a staunch supporter of Israel, to "to embark on his longest, most rambling answer during yesterday's question-and-answer session".

Kushner was supposed to speak with the interns two weeks ago, but the talk had to be rescheduled so he could give testimony about the Russian Federation investigation to Congress. "In this business your reputation is everything", Patru said, per the report.

"Everyone finds an issue, that, "You have to understand what they did then" and 'you have to understand that they did this, '" he continued.

Jared Kushner offered some insight Monday into his approach to dealing with the Middle East peace process, according to audio obtained by WIRED magazine.

"Meanwhile, she desperately wants to lower expectations of what she can achieve in an administration where she views herself as one person on a large team - even though other White House officials said she still has access to the president whenever she desires it".

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Kushner told interns that the lack of leaks has "been a big advantage".

"What do we offer that's unique?"

"I'm sure everyone that's tried this has been unique in some ways, but again, we're trying to follow very logically", Kushner said. We're thinking about what the right end state is. We've read enough books.

"And", he went on, "there may be no solution, but it's one of the problem sets that the president asked us to focus on. So we're going to focus on it and try to come to the right conclusion in the near future", he said.

'They thought we colluded, but we couldn't even collude with our local offices, ' he told the interns. Kushner is also now facing allegations that he updated his security clearance form to include 100 foreign contacts.

Last week [Jared Kushner and Ivanka Trump] were blindsided by the president's tweet saying he planned to ban transgender people from serving in the military, according to several White House aides, a major coup for conservatives who had been quietly lobbying the administration on the issue for months.

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