Trump allies push denials as Democrats promote impeachment
Keys: Unless she is Required to tote these items around for her job, she alone should be responsible for not securing her things. ... A Trump administration official wanted taxpayers to reimburse her for jewelry, clothing, and other items said to be worth nearly $50,000 that were stolen from a rental car while she gave a speech last year. Seema Verma, the head of the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, filed a $47,000 claim for lost property, which included an Ivanka Trump-brand pendant said to be worth $5,900, according to Politico. The Department of Health and Human Services reimbursed Verma $2,852.40 for her claim, a spokesperson for the federal agency she heads told Politico. In her claim, Verma listed two dozen pieces of jewelry based off an appraisal that valued them at $43,065.