Ivanka Trump

WASHINGTON | Ivanka Trump to work on World Bank president search

WASHINGTON —Jan 15, 2019—The White House says Ivanka Trump will take part in the nomination process for a new head of the World Bank. The senior adviser was asked to participate by Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin because she has worked with World Bank leaders on a variety of projects. The White House said she is … Continue reading WASHINGTON | Ivanka Trump to work on World Bank president search

WASHINGTON | Ivanka Trump plans global women’s economic development push

WASHINGTON — Ivanka Trump is set to launch a White House effort aimed at women’s global economic empowerment in early 2019. A formal launch for the initiative was planned for next week but has been postponed amid uncertainty about the government shutdown, the White House said Monday. The original plan for the event included remarks … Continue reading WASHINGTON | Ivanka Trump plans global women’s economic development push

WASHINGTON | The Latest: Trump greets tech execs at White House

WASHINGTON — The Latest on a White House tech meeting (all times local): 3:40 p.m. President Donald Trump has met with a group of tech executives at the White House. His daughter and adviser, Ivanka Trump, helped coordinate the Thursday meeting to field ideas about securing U.S. dominance in artificial intelligence, quantum computing, advanced manufacturing … Continue reading WASHINGTON | The Latest: Trump greets tech execs at White House

WASHINGTON | The Latest: White House hosts tech execs Thursday

WASHINGTON — The Latest on a White House tech meeting (all times local): 11:20 a.m. The White House is hosting what it calls a listening session to hear from tech leaders including the CEOs of Google, Microsoft, IBM, Oracle and Qualcomm. The Thursday lunch meeting will address efforts to advance American leadership in artificial intelligence, … Continue reading WASHINGTON | The Latest: White House hosts tech execs Thursday

WASHINGTON | Tech execs to gather at White House on Thursday

WASHINGTON — Top executives from Google, Microsoft, IBM, Oracle and Qualcomm are planning to meet at the White House amid strained ties between President Donald Trump’s administration and the tech industry. The White House says the Thursday meeting will address efforts to advance American leadership in innovation and how that will affect jobs and the … Continue reading WASHINGTON | Tech execs to gather at White House on Thursday

MEXICO CITY | US and Mexico face stark choices as new president takes over

MEXICO CITY — Migrants, trade, crime, the border wall: The challenges to the modern U.S.-Mexico relationship have perhaps never been as stark and divisive as they are now, at a critical juncture for both countries. With a new president preparing to take power in Mexico City this weekend and the Trump administration set to enter … Continue reading MEXICO CITY | US and Mexico face stark choices as new president takes over

WASHINGTON | Trump defends her use of a private email account

WASHINGTON  — Ivanka Trump is defending her use of a private email account as she was moving into an adviser’s position in her father’s administration. The elder daughter of President Donald Trump told ABC News for an interview aired Wednesday that using the private email account when she was transitioning into an administration job cannot … Continue reading WASHINGTON | Trump defends her use of a private email account

WASHINGTON | Report: Ivanka Trump used personal email for government work

WASHINGTON — Ivanka Trump, the president’s daughter and adviser, sent hundreds of emails about government business from a personal email account last year. That’s according to The Washington Post, which reports the emails were sent to White House aides, Cabinet officials and her assistants. The White House didn’t immediately respond to questions Monday, but a … Continue reading WASHINGTON | Report: Ivanka Trump used personal email for government work