Thomas R. Carper

Cummings, senators ask Jared Kushner to disclose potential conflicts

Cummings, senators ask Jared Kushner to disclose potential conflicts

Maryland Congressman Elijah E. Cummings and two U.S. senators Wednesday called for the White House to clarify which financial assets Jared Kushner, son-in-law and senior adviser to President Trump, has divested to avoid potential conflicts of interest with his role in the administration.

In a letter that cited news reports including a Baltimore Sun article last month , Cummings and Senators Elizabeth Warren and Tom Carper said it is currently "impossible" to determine if the adviser has properly recused himself from governmental matters that may benefit...

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