Monday, October 17, 2016
FT exclusive: Trump son-in-law made inquiries about launching Trump TV network “within the past couple of months”
At PJMEDIA by Ed Morrissey,
The rumors about whether Donald Trump’s real motives behind his run for the presidency have bubbled about for more than a year. Some have speculated without much evidence that Trump didn’t necessarily intend on winning, but hoped to establish his brand in politics in order to launch his own media company. Earlier this morning, the Financial Times reported that Trump’s son-in law Jared Kushner made some initial inquiries with potential lenders about such a project — after the Republican convention, no less:
Donald Trump’s son-in-law Jared Kushner has informally approached one of the media industry’s top dealmakers about the prospect of setting up a Trump television network after the presidential election in November.