BREAKING NEWS: Jared Kushner and Ivanka Trump are SUBPOENAED by the January 6 special counsel into Donald’s bid to overturn the election – so will they turn on the head of the family?
Jack Smith summoned the former president’s daughter and son-in-law, just two weeks after subpoenaing Mike Pence.
Ivanka was in the White House during the Capitol riot and urged her father to address his supporters.
She was also in the Oval Office when her father asked Pence to block or delay the congressional vote to certify the election.
Ivanka Trump and Jared Kushner have been issues subpoenas by the special counsel investigating Donald Trump’s effort to overturn the 2020 election
News of the move was first reported by the New York Times on Wednesday.
Jared Kushner flew home from the Middle East as Trump supporters stormed the Capitol, and also tried to get his father-in-law to tell them to go home.
Both were featured prominently in hearings by the House January 6 Committee after providing videotaped testimony.
They have since relocated to Florida, and have given indications they have no interest in being involved in politics, and have not been involved in former President Donald Trump’s presidential campaign.
Ivanka made headlines with her comments back former Attorney General Bill Barr’s insistence there was no widespread fraud in the election.
Trump has repeatedly railed against the probe as a ‘witch hunt.’ Jared and Ivanka served as senior advisors in his White House
Special Counsel Jack Smith is overseeing the probe
News of the developments comes as Trump is seeking to regain the White House. He appeared in East Palestine Ohio on Wednesday
When the former president announced his 2024 White House run, Ivanka said she would not be involved in the campaign.
Ivanka and Jared both served as senior unpaid advisors during his four-your term.
Ivanka had a prominent role in her father’s business before he went to the White House. She had a leadership role in negotiating the lease for Trump’s luxury D.C. hotel. The Trump Organization sold the rights after Trump left office and it is now a Waldorf-Astoria.
Trump has repeatedly railed against the probe as a ‘witch hunt.’ On Wednesday he attacked another probe, by the Fulton County, Georgia DA, as a ‘kangaroo court.’