Natasha Bertrand Verified account @NatashaBertrand 5 minutes ago

New from me: Kushner downplayed Russia’s interference as a “couple ads” that did no real harm. But he obliged Russian attempts to cultivate a backchannel to the WH—twice.
A new DOJ filing says such backchannels can result in “commensurate harm” to the US.
Trump asked if he could pardon himself!