Donald Trump on Wednesday rejected reports that he sought to give his grown children top secret security clearances so they could access the same classified information that he will be privy to during his administration.
"I am not trying to get 'top level security clearance' for my children," Trump tweeted early Wednesday morning. "This was a typically false news story.
NBC News reported Tuesday evening that the incoming Republican president was also looking into getting his son-in-law, Jared Kushner, a security clearance so he could join Trump for his daily briefings.
Trump also took aim at the New York Times in a separate tweet, accusing them of being "so totally wrong" about the state of his transition team.
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