A Washington Post report that Jared Kushner “set up a secret channel of communication” with Russia has fueled the anti-Trump #Resistance even more:

The Democrats are of course all over it, using the story to imply the Trump campaign colluded with Russia:

The New York Times has narrowed down the focus of the story just a little bit with this report:

From the NYT story:

It is unclear who first proposed the communications channel, but the people familiar with the meeting said the idea was to have Mr. Flynn speak directly with a senior military official in Moscow to discuss Syria and other security issues. The communications channel was never set up, the people said.

Does that change the WaPo’s story dramatically? Opinions vary:

Stay tuned.