Donald Trump’s team seeks top-secret clearance for his children: Report

Daughter Ivanka, sons Eric and Donald Jr. and son-in-law Jared Kushner were close advisers to Trump's campaign.

By: Reuters | Washington | Published:November 15, 2016 7:12 am
U.S. President-elect Donald Trump greets supporters along with his wife Melania and children during his election night rally in Manhattan, New York, U.S., November 9, 2016.  REUTERS/Mike Segar U.S. President-elect Donald Trump greets supporters along with his wife Melania and children during his election night rally in Manhattan, New York, U.S., November 9, 2016. REUTERS/Mike Segar

Republican President-elect Donald Trump’s team has asked the White House to explore the possibility of getting his children top-secret security clearances, CBS News said on Monday, citing unnamed sources.

Daughter Ivanka, sons Eric and Donald Jr. and son-in-law Jared Kushner were close advisers to Trump’s campaign and are part of his transition team announced on Friday. The CBS report did not specify for which Trump children top-secret clearance was being sought.