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Maryland Democrats seek Republican help to examine Jared Kushner's company's apartments

Maryland Democrats seek Republican help to examine Jared Kushner's company's apartments

Congressional Democrats from Maryland are seeking help from Republican lawmakers in trying to obtain records they requested two months ago from Jared Kushner’s real estate company to assess its rental practices at apartment complexes in the Baltimore region.

In a letter Friday, Democratic Rep. Elijah E. Cummings asked his Republican colleagues on the House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform to join him “in sending a bipartisan letter to the Kushner Companies” requesting the records and the meeting the Maryland Democrats originally asked for on Aug. 18.

Cummings is seeking the information to help examine reports by The Baltimore Sun, ProPublica and the New York...

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