"Own it! Own it!" Conway said.
"Quite the parallel between members of the decadent golf set cheating to get their kids into college and a decadent golf setter cheating to get his daughter and son-in-law clearances..." tweeted Walter Shaub, former director of the Office of Government Ethics."Except for the national security risks," the former ethics chief said.
"They talk to you as if they grew up in an ivory tower," a source told "Kushner, Inc." author Vicky Ward.
"Charles Kushner paid Harvard a mere $2.5 million to get Jared into Harvard," Coulter tweeted.
Rex Tillerson, Trump's former secretary of state, said Jared Kushner had harmed the U.S. by influencing his father-in-law to back Saudi Arabia in its feud with Qatar.
Trump reportedly put pressure on officials to give top secret clearance to his daughter and son-in-law.
"She has taken advantage of everything that her family name and her wealth offered," Trump biographer Michael D'Antonio added during an appearance on CNN.
"Get rid of my kids. Get them back to New York," the president told his then–chief of staff, John Kelly, according to a new book.
"He'll eventually be exposed as an insatiably greedy Benedict Arnold," constitutional law professor Laurence Tribe said.
"I mean, she's got incredible numbers in this country, I mean, her percentages when she polls, isn't she like 70 percent or something?" Jeanine Pirro said.
"Whoever falls into that net, falls into that net," House Speaker Pelosi told The Washington Post. "They are advisers to the president. They have security clearances. This is not their children at home."
"We're deeply concerned that President Trump may have played a role in granting Jared Kushner a security clearance," a spokesman for the watchdog said.
"If so, pumps or stilettos?" Coulter tweeted.
The nuanced day-to-day business of the White House means that some senior officials must have classified information available to them.
"She is as bad of a liar as her father is," another CNN panelist said.
"What is Jared Kushner's expertise in Middle East peace?" CNN anchor Cooper asked. "And what is Ivanka Trump's expertise in anything?"
White House refuses to hand over documents requested by the House Oversight Committee, calling the request "unprecedented and extraordinarily intrusive."
"This is a critical time for our nation, and we have a responsibility to investigate these matters and hold hearings for the public to have all the facts," said House Judiciary Committee Chairman Jerrold Nadler.
Oliver took aim at White House nepotism.
"This is something you see in mafia states, where the leader will put his children or relatives into office in order to keep the corruption going, keep the money flowing, not get caught, override prosecution," Sarah Kendzior said.
"But what was it that they were so concerned about, that these people were doing something that they knew the president wasn't going to like and refusing to give the top security clearance to Jared Kushner?"
Kushner had his first meeting with the Saudi prince following the killing of Jamal Khashoggi in Istanbul in October 2018.
Chris Christie, the former governor or New Jersey, said Democrats would "bring everybody they think they have to bring in," including the president's family members and close associates.
The House oversight and intelligence committees are investigating security clearance procedures.