Despite having no experience in politics or government, and certainly no background in intelligence or foreign policy, Ivanka Trump is an official White House staffer, serving as Senior Adviser to her father, the President. Her position flies in contrast to what she has said previously.

  • “You know, I try to stay out of politics.”
  • “I’m not the campaign mastermind as people love to portray and speculate.”
  • “No, I’m not a surrogate, I’m a daughter.”
  • “I am rather unfamiliar with this role as well as it is quite new to me.”

So why is she working in the White House? Nepotism.

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