Team Trump civil war
The infighting has already started – and it’s fierce.
The top people on Trump’s team in the White House are already involved in turf battles with each other, days into the new administration.
That’s according to a new report from the Washington Post, who spoke to several insiders privy to the machinations behind the scene of an operation desperately trying to portray itself as a well-oiled political machine.
According to the paper, Trump’s son-in-law Jared Kushner (he is married to Ivanka Trump) has been working to “elbow aside anyone he perceives as a possible threat to his role as Trump’s chief consigliere.”
He even reportedly tried to block aide Kellyanne Conway from getting a job in the White House.
Better watch out, Jared – Kellyanne reportedly has a fierce right hook. ‘Nuff said.
Lots more at WaPo.