Ivanka Trump is working out of a West Wing office and will get access to classified information, though she is not technically serving as a government employee.
Jamie Gorelick, an attorney and ethics adviser for Ivanka Trump, said Monday that the first daughter will not have an official title, but will get a West Wing office, government-issued communications devices and security clearance to access classified information.
Gorelick said Ivanka Trump would follow all the ethics rules that apply to government employees.
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German Chancellor Angela Merkel and Ivanka Trump sat next to each other during a White House meeting on March 17
In the house: Ivanka Trump and her husband Jared Kushner were both present for the meeting between her father and Angela Merkel last Friday
Ivanka Trump looks up at Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau before President Donald Trump’s roundtable discussion on the advancement of women entrepreneurs
Ivanka Trump will have a West Wing office. In February, she posted an Instrgam where she posed in behind the President’s desk which spurred some backlash
Since President Donald Trump took office, his eldest daughter has been an increasingly visible presence in the White House, where her husband Jared Kushner already serves as a senior adviser.
On Friday, she participated in a meeting on vocational training with the president and German Chancellor Angela Merkel.
Ivanka Trump, who recruited the American executives in attendance, guided the discussion. She praised her father’s ‘commitment to creating millions of jobs’ and stressed the need for private investment, noting that ‘ingenuity, creativity often comes from the determination of the private sector.’
Ivanka spent the day skiing with daughter Arabelle Monday in Aspen where an estimated 100 Secret Service agents guarded the First Family
It is not clear what exactly Ivanka’s role is in the Trump administration. She has no official title but gets security clearance to access classified information
The conversation was focused on vocational training and workforce development, not on the thornier issues of international trade.
At the end of the session, Ivanka Trump said the executives would form a taskforce that will provide a report in three months detailing programs that could be expanded and ways the countries can work together.
In February, Ivanka met with Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau.
The First Daughter listened intently as Trudeau held the floor in the Cabinet Room shortly after being welcomed to Washington, D.C. by the president.
Ivanka Trump watched her father sign two bills to encourage women in business in February with First Lady Melania Trump
She also gave her own input, enthusiastically contributing to the round table discussion after welcoming Trudeau and entrepreneur women to the White House.
Ivanka raised some eyebrows when she posted a photo of her sitting behind the desk at the Oval Office flanked by her father and Trudeau.
Ivanka and Trudeau kept in touch after the meeting and went to New York last week to see a Broadway play with the Prime Minister.