A revealing interview transcript features President Donald Trump calling son-in-law Jared Kushner a 'good boy' and his daughter Ivanka 'honey.'
Both Kushner and Ivanka Trump serve in White House, and got singled out for praise as the president exchanged good-natured banter with the editor of the Wall Street Journal as an interview transcript circulated Tuesday.
Trump vouched for his son-in-law during the interview, which was conducted in the Oval Office last week, not long after Kushner spoke to congressional panels investigating Russian election interference.
The president thanked the paper for an editorial praising Kushner for his disclosure of his contacts with Russians and other foreigners.
President Donald Trump called his daughter 'Honey' and his son-in-law a 'good boy' in a Wall Street Journal interview transcript
'You did a good job. He’s a good – he’s a good boy,' Trump said.
'They wrote a very nice editorial, so very good,' said Ivanka Trump, who dropped by the interview, echoing the comment.
Journal editor Gerard Baker, who took part in the prestigious interview, tried to explain after the initial compliment that the Journal's newsroom