However, according to WilmerHale, a law firm in Washington, D.C., Kushner's position in the White House would be allowed.
An excerpt from the New York Times read:
"While the [anti-nepotism] law prohibits federal officials from hiring relatives for agencies they lead, Mr. Kushner’s lawyers argue, among other things, that the White House is not an agency and is therefore exempt."
In an article published by the New York Times, it was revealed that Jared Kushner may be using his power in Washington as leverage for making business deals with the Chinese.
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