ABC Evening News for Friday, Mar 02, 2018
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(White House: Jonathan Karl) The mounting questions about conflicts of interest with President Trump's adviser son-in-law Jared Kushner's business deals examined; details given from the "New York Times" story on his meetings with Apollo, a private equity firm that loaned him 184 million dollars; statements of denial from Kushner attorney's spokesman Peter Mirijanian & Kushner companies Christine Taylor quoted. [White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee SANDERS, TRUMP - defend Jared.] The problems with Kushner's security clearance & dealings with major foreign countries noted. Reports Trump is considering having Kushner & IVanka Trump move on from the White House mentioned. The tension between Kushner & White House chief of staff Gen. John Kelly & the security clearance issue in the White House discussed.