© 2022 Kansas City Public Radio
NPR in Kansas City
Play Live Radio
Next Up:
Available On Air Stations

Trump Son-In-Law Said To Be Looking Into Creating 'Trump TV'

Donald Trump’s son-in-law Jared Kushner appears to be looking into setting up a Trump television network after the November election, according to  reporting today from the Financial Times.

The FT reports that Kushner contacted the influential TV deal-maker Aryeh Bourkoff, of the investment bank LionTree. But Trump has denied wanting to start his own network.

Here & Now‘s Jeremy Hobson speaks with Derek Thompson of The Atlantic about the implications of such a network.


Derek Thompson, senior editor at The Atlantic. He tweets  @DKThomp.

Copyright 2020 NPR. To see more, visit https://www.npr.org.

KCUR serves the Kansas City region with breaking news and powerful storytelling.
Your donation helps make non-profit journalism available for everyone.