President Trump on Saturday night reportedly joked that he was late to the Gridiron dinner because Jared Kushner couldn’t get through security.
Trump spoke at the Gridiron Club’s white-tie dinner, at which dozens of journalists and politicians gather to trade barbs. The Club extends a standing invitation to the president.
Kushner, Trump’s son-in-law and senior adviser, has been under fire over his security clearance in recent weeks, which was downgraded from top-secret to secret as part of a policy overhaul by chief of staff John Kelly.
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