Jared Kushner is illegally running the RNC and Trump’s re-election campaign from the White House
Senior advisor to the president Jared Kushner (AFP/File / SAUL LOEB)

Presidential son-in-law Jared Kushner is running the Republican National Committee (RNC) and President Donald Trump's re-election campaign from his perch as a White House senior advisor, Vanity Fair correspondent Gabriel Sherman reported Tuesday.

"While Trump relishes the prospect of going after his opponents, his family is acting emboldened in the post-Mueller environment," Vanity Fair reported. "Jared Kushner and Ivanka Trump, in particular, are taking a more aggressive approach to internal politics, sources said."

“He’s running the RNC. He’s running the campaign,” a former West Wing official explained.

A Republican close to the administration agreed.

"You have to go through Jared on everything," the source said. "He's the kingmaker."

Read the full report.