New questions are being raised about Jared Kushner, President Trump's son-in-law and senior adviser, and his contacts with Russian officials. CBS News correspondent Errol Barnett joins CBSN to discuss a new report that says Kushner raised the idea of establishing a secret communications channel with the Kremlin.
President Trump has wrapped up his first foreign trip abroad. He's returning home to the U.S. where the White House is facing a series of controversies, including new details in the investigation into Russian ties to the Trump administration. Alex Conant, CBSN political contributor and former communciations director for Sen. Marco Rubio, joins CBSN to discuss the latest issues.
The Washington Post reports that the president's son-in-law and senior adviser, Jared Kushner, discussed setting up a secret communications channel between the Trump transition team and Russia. Intercepts of Russian communications reportedly reveal Russian ambassador Sergey Kislyak told his superiors that Kushner made the proposal during a December meeting at Trump Tower in New York. Errol Barnett reports.