Dems Worry About Political Blowback From Coming Down Hard On Trump Kids


Democrats worry that targeting President Donald Trump’s children will have political ramifications and hope to shift the brunt of that legal burden to federal prosecutors, according to a Wednesday Politico report.

They worry that targeting his family could earn Trump sympathy from onlookers.

By the same token, Trump’s children — particularly Ivanka, Donald Jr. and Eric — are so intertwined in his businesses and political career that it would be difficult to leave them out of the investigations altogether. Ivanka’s husband Jared Kushner is also clearly a significant person of interest.

The chairpeople of the most important House committees may try to put off calling the Trump children in to testify until absolutely necessary.

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