Trump called his daughter a ‘natural diplomat,’ and said he considered naming her both to run the World Bank or serve as the nation’s representative at the
‘If I did, they’d say nepotism, when it would’ve had nothing to do with nepotism. But she would’ve been incredible,’ Trump said of of the UN post.
Trump made the claim about his daughter’s suitability for the powerful posts in an interview with the
Ivanka Trump, White House senior adviser and daughter of President Donald Trump, speaks during the inaugural meeting of the Presidents National Council for the American Worker in the Roosevelt Room of the White House on September 17, 2018 in Washington, DC. President Trump says she ‘created millions of jobs’
‘She went into the whole helping-people-with-jobs, and I wasn’t sure that was going to be the best use of her time, but I didn’t know how successful she’d be,’ Trump said, highlighting his daughter’s efforts securing corporate pledges to provide job training.
‘She’s created millions of jobs, and I had no idea she’d be that successful,’ Trump said, crediting his daughter for a portion of the job gains during a continued economic expansion during his term.
Trump said the thing that held him back was a belief that others would claim he pushed forward his daughter, whose husband Jared also works as a key advisor, due to nepotism.
‘She would’ve been great at the United Nations, as an example.’ I asked why he didn’t nominate her. ‘If I did, they’d say nepotism, when it would’ve had nothing to do with nepotism. But she would’ve been incredible,’ Trump said.
Trump said Ivanka she could be a good fit to run the World Bank and is ‘very good with numbers’
Ivanka Trump has taken an interest in such issues as women in the workforce and prison reform
The president sometimes calls his daughter ‘Baby’ in meetings, according to the article
LEGACY: Describing Donald Trump Jr.’s recent activities, Trump said: ‘Don is, uh, he’s enjoying politics; actually, it’s very good’
Trump also praised Tiffany Trump, a law student
Eric Trump has been running the Trump Organization, along with Donald Trump Jr. and an executive
‘I even thought of Ivanka for the World Bank,’ where the U.S. traditionally gets to put forward a leader. ‘She would’ve been great at that because she’s very good with numbers.’
Trump also discussed other members of his clan.
‘Barron is young, but he’s got wonderful potential,’ Trump said of his child with First Lady Melania Trump.
‘And Tiffany’s doing extremely well,’ Trump said of his daughter, who is a student at Georgetown Law School.
Trump held back when briefly describing Donald Trump Jr., who has been whipping up Trump rallies with speeches and defending his father on Twitter. ‘Don is, uh, he’s enjoying politics; actually, it’s very good,’ he said.
‘And Eric is running the business along with Don, and also very much into politics. I mean, the children—the children have been very, very good,’ Trump said.