Former White House senior adviser Jared Kushner wracked up a whopping $24,000 hotel bill as a farewell gift to taxpayers a month earlier than he left workplace, in line with the most recent expense filings, first reported by the Daily Beast.
The room-and-board prices coated a late December journey to Israel, the place Donald Trump’s son-in-law led an Israeli delegation to Morocco. Kushner first visited the U.S. Embassy in Jerusalem, the place it had been moved by the fervently pro-Israeli Trump administration in an motion that triggered controversy.
Kushner additionally attended a ceremony in his honor that dedicated the Embassy courtyard to him.
Every week later, the Kushner household actual property enterprise filed regulatory papers revealing it deliberate to lift about $100 million by selling bonds on the Tel Aviv Stock Exchange, The Wall Street Journal reported.
“Jared Kushner was there to cement his fifth peace deal for Israel in four months. How much did John Kerry’s trips cost where he accomplished nothing?” Trump senior adviser Jason Miller replied when the Beast requested for remark.
Kushner, who’s married to Ivanka Trump, patted himself on the again for his work within the Mideast in a Wall Street Journal opinion piece Sunday. He urged President Joe Biden “to build” on the progress he had made within the area.
Kushner was the important thing negotiator within the Abraham Accords, a peace treaty between Israel, the United Arab Emirates and Bahrain, which was signed in September on the White House. Morocco and Sudan later becoming a member of the settlement. The Palestinians were not consulted.
The agreements are with nations which have played a minor, if any, role in the Arab-Israeli conflict, and so they got here at a hefty value, together with the sale of U.S. F-35 Stealth fighter jets to the UAE.
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