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Jared Kushner, relative and adviser to Trump, to avoid housing voucher policies

Jared Kushner, relative and adviser to Trump, to avoid housing voucher policies

Jared Kushner, the son-in-law and top adviser to President Donald J. Trump, will recuse himself from any policy discussion related to federal rental assistance for low-income tenants because his real estate firm's Baltimore-area properties receive income from the U.S. housing department's voucher program, the White House said.

Three apartment complexes owned by the Kushner Cos. in Maryland lease units to tenants whose rent is partially paid with Housing Choice vouchers. Those vouchers, previously known as Section 8, are financed by the Department of Housing and Urban Development.

The Kushner Cos. own 17 complexes in Maryland. HUD confirmed that the Pleasantview Apartments in...

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