Ivanka Trump & Husband Jared Kushner Reportedly Moving To D.C. — Will His Expected White House Role Go Against Federal Anti-Nepotism Law?
The couple's reported move with their three children seems to confirm expectations that Kushner will serve as an adviser to the President-elect in some capacity — though his exact role has yet to be determined.
A week after Trump's election win, incoming Chief of Staff Reince Priebus told NBC that Kushner is "going to be very involved in decision-making" during his father-in-law's stint in the White House.
The 35-year-old was present with Trump during his first post-election victory White House visit and played a big hand throughout the billionaire's campaign.
However, Kushner's prospective senior position in the West Wing raises some legal red flags, and could potentially go against a decades-old federal anti-nepotism statute!
In 1967, congress passed an anti-nepotism law — largely believed to be a response to