The Secret Service paid $100,000 because Ivanka Trump and Jared Kushner prohibited agents from using bathrooms in their home
Secret Service agents caring for the first daughter Ivanka Trump and her husband Jared Kushner are prohibited from using any of the six bathrooms in their residence in Washington, DC
Officers in Washington’s elite Kalorama neighborhood, who had to worry about death threats, secure perimeters and deal with suspects had to face the challenge of finding a bathroom.
“Instructed not to use any of the half-dozen bathrooms inside the couple’s home, the Secret Service detail assigned to President Trump’s daughter and son-in-law spent months searching for a safe bathroom.”indicates the report of The Washington Post.
He adds that they resorted to a portable urinal, but also to the bathrooms in the nearby house of the former president. Barack Obamaeven the house furthest away from the vice president Mike Pence.
Faced with so many problems, that agency had to rent a studio with a bathroom in a basement, which costs $3,000 to rent. Since 2017, $100,000 dollars have been disbursed from the treasury.
Although a White House spokesman denied that Trump and Kushner prevented agents in their 5,000-square-foot home from using the bathrooms, an official said the agents were excluded at the couple’s request.