Five minutes with Lara Trump before Chiara Boni La Petite robe show

Politics are ingrained in daily life now more than ever, and fashion week is no exception.

One of the front-row guests at Tuesday’s Chiara Boni La Petite Robe runway show served up an insider’s view of the White House’s inner workings. Easily six-feet tall in Christian Louboutin heels and a one-shoulder jumpsuit, Lara Trump is accustomed to working a crowd. Married to President Trump’s son Eric, she still calls New York City home. With just a few minutes to spare, Lara was off and running, racing through issues like a true politician.

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Portrait of, from left, (future married couple) model Melania Knauss and real estate developer Donald Trump, Trump's son, Eric, and the latter's girlfriend (and future wife) Lara Yunaska, as they pose together during a New Year's Eve party at the Mar-a-Lago estate, Palm Beach, Florida, December 31, 2002. (Photo by Davidoff Studios Photography/Getty Images)
Left to right, Elizabeth Trump Grau, her husband Jim Grau, Judge Maryanne Trump Barry, Donald Trump, Lisa Desmond, her son Robert, David Desmond, Donald Trump, Jr, wife Vanessa Kay Haydon Trump, Eric Trump, and fiance Lara Yunaska pose for a group portrait during Easter Sunday events at the Mar-a-Lago club in Palm Beach, Florida, April 16, 2006. (Photo by Davidoff Studios/Getty Images)
Marie Zelnickova stands with her grandson Eric Trump, and his wife Lara Yunaska, at the Mar-A-Lago estate, Palm Beach, Florida, on Thanksgiving Day, November 27, 2008. (Photo by Davidoff Studios/Getty Images)
NEW YORK CITY, NY - OCTOBER 14: (L-R) Ivanka Trump, Lara Yunaska and Eric Trump attend Quest and Q Magazines Host Ivanka Trump Book Party at Trump Tower on October 14, 2009 in New York City. (Photo by Patrick McMullan/Patrick McMullan via Getty Images)
NEW YORK CITY, NY - OCTOBER 14: (L-R) Lara Yunaska, Eric Trump, Mel Berger and guest attend Quest and Q Magazines Host Ivanka Trump Book Party at Trump Tower on October 14, 2009 in New York City. (Photo by Patrick McMullan/Patrick McMullan via Getty Images)
PALM BEACH, FL - FEBRUARY 28: Eric Trump and Lara Yunaska attend the Andrea Bocelli concert at The Mar-a-Lago Club on February 28, 2010 in Palm Beach, Florida. (Photo by Lucien Capehart/Getty Images)
NEW YORK CITY - MARCH 05: Lara Yunaska sighting on March 5, 2010 in New York City. (Photo by Christopher Peterson/BuzzFoto/FilmMagic)
NEW YORK, NY - MAY 01: Lara Yunaska (L) and Eric Trump, Executive Vice President, Real Estate Development and Mergers and Acquisitions, at The Trump Organization pose circa May 2010 in New York City. (Photo by Jason Binn/WireImage)
NEW YORK - MAY 23: Eric Trump (R) and girlfriend Lara Yunaska attend 'The Celebrity Apprentice' Season 3 finale after party at the Trump SoHo on May 23, 2010 in New York City. (Photo by Jim Spellman/WireImage)
NEW YORK - SEPTEMBER 14: Lara Yunaska and Kat DeLuna attend the Trump Golf After Party at Hudson Terrace on September 14, 2010 in New York City. (Photo by Steve Mack/Getty Images)
NEW YORK - SEPTEMBER 14: Lara Yunaska, Kat DeLuna and Eric Trump attend the Trump Golf After Party at Hudson Terrace on September 14, 2010 in New York City. (Photo by Steve Mack/Getty Images)
(L-R) Donald Trump Jr., Vanessa Trump, Lara Yunaska and Eric Trump attend Operation Smile as they honor Santo Versace at The 2011 Smile Event at Cipriani, Wall Street on May 5, 2011 in New York City. (Photo by Gary Gershoff/WireImage)
NEW YORK, NY - MAY 22: Eric Trump and his girlfriend Lara Yunaska attend 'The Celebrity Apprentice' Season 4 Finale at Trump SoHo on May 22, 2011 in New York City. (Photo by Rob Kim/FilmMagic)
NEW YORK, NY - DECEMBER 12: Eric Trump and Lara Yunaska attend Ivanka Trump's Fine Jewelry Boutique opening at on December 12, 2011 in New York City. (Photo by Cindy Ord/Getty Images)
NEW YORK, NY - MAY 20: Eric Trump and girlfriend Lara Yunaska attend the 'Celebrity Apprentice' Live Finale at American Museum of Natural History on May 20, 2012 in New York City. (Photo by Jim Spellman/WireImage)
NEW YORK, NY - JULY 19: Lara Yunaska and boyfriend Eric Trump attend the Staten Island Zoo 'National Zookeeper Week' Celebration Hosted By Elvis Duranat Staten Island Zoo on July 19, 2012 in New York City. (Photo by Paul Zimmerman/Getty Images)
NEW YORK, NY - JULY 19: Lara Yunaska and boyfriend Eric Trump attend the Staten Island Zoo 'National Zookeeper Week' Celebration Hosted By Elvis Duranat Staten Island Zoo on July 19, 2012 in New York City. (Photo by Paul Zimmerman/Getty Images)
NEW YORK, NY - JULY 19: (L-R) Lara Yunaska, Eric Trump and Steve Levine attend the Staten Island Zoo 'National Zookeeper Week' Celebration Hosted By Elvis Duranat Staten Island Zoo on July 19, 2012 in New York City. (Photo by Paul Zimmerman/Getty Images)
NEW YORK, NY - NOVEMBER 15: Eric Trump and Lara Yunaska attend Henri Bendel holiday window unveiling 2012 at Henri Bendel on November 15, 2012 in New York City. (Photo by Jamie McCarthy/Getty Images for Henri Bendel)
NEW YORK, NY - DECEMBER 05: Lara Yunaska and Eric Trump attend European School Of Economics Foundation Vision And Reality Awards on December 5, 2012 in New York City. (Photo by Neilson Barnard/Getty Images for European School of Economics Foundation)
NEW YORK, NY - FEBRUARY 05: Lara Yunaska and Eric Trump attends Animal AID One Year Anniversary Celebration at Thomson Hotel LES on February 5, 2013 in New York City. (Photo by Jeffrey Ufberg/WireImage)
NEW YORK, NY - APRIL 09: Lara Yunaska and Erik Trump attend the Hamptons Magazine & American Heart Association 17th Annual Heart Ball Kickoff on April 9, 2013 in New York City. (Photo by Eugene Gologursky/Getty Images for Hamptons Magazine)
NEW YORK, NY - APRIL 18: Donald Trump, Eric Trump and Lara Yunaska attend the New York Observer's 2013 Young Philanthropy event at PH-D Rooftop Lounge at Dream Downtown on April 18, 2013 in New York City. (Photo by Laura Cavanaugh/Getty Images)
NEW YORK, NY - APRIL 11: Eric Trump and Lara Yunaska attend the 2013 Staten Island Zoological Society Ball at Richmond Country Club on April 11, 2013 in the Staten Island burough of New York City. (Photo by Bennett Raglin/Getty Images)
NEW YORK, NY - NOVEMBER 22: Eric Trump (L) and Lara Yunaska pose for a picture with their dog at the 2013 Animal League America Celebrity gala at The Waldorf Astoria on November 22, 2013 in New York City. (Photo by Mike Coppola/Getty Images)
NEW YORK, NY - NOVEMBER 23: Eric Trump (C), Lara Yunaska (L) and radio personality Elvis Duran (R) walk during the 'Elvis Trumps Cancer Walk' for St. Jude Hospital on the Brooklyn Bridge on November 23, 2013 in Brooklyn, New York. (Photo by Desiree Navarro/Getty Images)
NEW YORK, NY - DECEMBER 09: (L-R) Teresa Giudice, Eric Trump and Lara Yunaska attend the 'Shop For A Cause' benefit hosted by Henri Bendel, Eric Trump and Elvis Duran & The Z100 Morning Show at Henri Bendel on December 9, 2013 in New York City. (Photo by Ilya S. Savenok/Getty Images)
NEW YORK, NY - DECEMBER 09: (L-R) Teresa Giudice, Eric Trump and Lara Yunaska attend the 'Shop For A Cause' benefit hosted by Henri Bendel, Eric Trump and Elvis Duran & The Z100 Morning Show at Henri Bendel on December 9, 2013 in New York City. (Photo by Ilya S. Savenok/Getty Images)
NEW YORK, NY - DECEMBER 09: Eric Trump and Lara Yunaska attend the 'Shop For A Cause' benefit hosted by Henri Bendel, Eric Trump and Elvis Duran & The Z100 Morning Show at Henri Bendel on December 9, 2013 in New York City. (Photo by Ilya S. Savenok/Getty Images)
NEW YORK, NY - JANUARY 29: Prince Lorenzo Borghese and date, Eric Trump and Lara Yunaska attend Animal Aid USA event at The Jane Hotel on January 29, 2014 in New York City. (Photo by Laura Cavanaugh/WireImage)
NEW YORK, NY - APRIL 09: Eric Trump and fiance Lara Lea Yunaska attends 2014 Staten Island Zoo Gala at Richmond Country Club on April 9, 2014 in New York City. (Photo by Bobby Bank/Getty Images)
NEW YORK, NY - JANUARY 29: Eric Trump and Lara Yunaska attend Animal Aid USA event at The Jane Hotel on January 29, 2014 in New York City. (Photo by Laura Cavanaugh/WireImage)
NEW YORK, NY - MAY 6: Jared Kushner and Lara Yunaska attend NEW YORK OBSERVER invites you to celebrate 20 MOST IMPORTANT YOUNG PHILANTHOPISTS OF NEW YORK CITY at W New York Union Square on May 6, 2014 in New York City. (Photo by RONALD RIQUEROS/Patrick McMullan via Getty Images)
NEW YORK, NY - JUNE 23: Eric Trump and Lara Yunaska attends Harboring Hearts' 2nd annual Summer Soiree at Rubin Museum of Art on June 23, 2014 in New York City. (Photo by Chance Yeh/Getty Images)
BRIARCLIFF MANOR, NY - SEPTEMBER 15: Eric Trump and Lara Yunaska attend The Eric Trump 8th Annual Golf Tournament at Trump National Golf Club Westchester on September 15, 2014 in Briarcliff Manor, New York. (Photo by Dave Kotinsky/Getty Images)
BRIARCLIFF MANOR, NY - SEPTEMBER 15: (L-R) Lara Yunaska, Elvis Duran, and Eric Trump attend The Eric Trump 8th Annual Golf Tournament at Trump National Golf Club Westchester on September 15, 2014 in Briarcliff Manor, New York. (Photo by Dave Kotinsky/Getty Images)
BRIARCLIFF MANOR, NY - SEPTEMBER 15: Lara Yunaska attends the 8th Annual Eric Trump Golf Tournament at Trump National Golf Club Westchester on September 15, 2014 in Briarcliff Manor, New York. (Photo by Bobby Bank/WireImage)
BRIARCLIFF MANOR, NY - SEPTEMBER 15: Lara Yunaska and Eric Trump attends the 8th Annual Eric Trump Golf Tournament at Trump National Golf Club Westchester on September 15, 2014 in Briarcliff Manor, New York. (Photo by Bobby Bank/WireImage)
BEDMINSTER, NJ - SEPTEMBER 28: Jonathan Cheban, Eric Trump and Lara Lea Yunaska attends the Concourse for the Kids at Trump National Golf Club on September 28, 2014 in Bedminster City. (Photo by Bobby Bank/WireImage)
BEDMINSTER, NJ - SEPTEMBER 28: Eric Trump's fiance, Lara Lea Yunaska attends the Concourse for the Kids at Trump National Golf Club on September 28, 2014 in Bedminster City. (Photo by Bobby Bank/WireImage)
NEW YORK, NY - NOVEMBER 22: Lara Yunaska, Eric Trump, Rosanna Scotto and Elvis Duran attend Team 'Elvis Trumps Cancer' Participates In The 2014 St. Jude Walk at Cadman Plaza Park on November 22, 2014 in New York City. (Photo by Robin Marchant/Getty Images)
NEW YORK, NY - NOVEMBER 22: Elvis Duran, Lara Yunaska, Eric Trump and Jill Zarin and guest attend Team 'Elvis Trumps Cancer' Participates In The 2014 St. Jude Walk at Cadman Plaza Park on November 22, 2014 in New York City. (Photo by Robin Marchant/Getty Images)
NEW YORK, NY - DECEMBER 05: Elvis Duran, Lara Yunaska, and Eric Trump celebrate Elvis Duran and the Morning Show's $250,000 donation to St Jude Children's Research Hospital at Eric Trump Foundation's Elite Donor Reception at Trump Tower Atrium on December 5, 2014 in New York City. (Photo by Taylor Hill/Getty Images)
NEW YORK, NY - DECEMBER 05: Eric Trump and Lara Yunaska attend Eric Trump Foundation's Elite Donor Reception at Trump Tower Atrium on December 5, 2014 in New York City. (Photo by Taylor Hill/Getty Images)
NEW YORK, NY - DECEMBER 05: Lara Yunaska, Elvis Duran, and Eric Trump attend Eric Trump Foundation's Elite Donor Reception at Trump Tower Atrium on December 5, 2014 in New York City. (Photo by Taylor Hill/Getty Images)
NEW YORK, NY - FEBRUARY 16: Businessman Eric Trump and wife Lara Yunaska attend 'The Celebrity Apprentice' season finale at Trump Tower on February 16, 2015 in New York City. (Photo by Jim Spellman/WireImage)
WASHINGTON, DC - APRIL 30: (L-R) Jonathan Karl, Lara Yunaska, and Eric Trump attend the Yahoo News/ABC News White House Correspondents' Dinner Pre-Party at Washington Hilton on April 30, 2016 in Washington, DC. (Photo by Nicholas Hunt/Getty Images for Yahoo)
CLEVELAND, OH - JULY 19: Ed Cox, NY Republican party chairman, announce they pass during roll call along with Donald Trump Jr. (2nd-L), Eric Trump 3rd-L), Ivanka Trump (C), Tiffany Trump (2nd-R) and Lara Yunaska (R) take part in roll call on the second day of the Republican National Convention on July 19, 2016 at the Quicken Loans Arena in Cleveland, Ohio. An estimated 50,000 people are expected in Cleveland, including hundreds of protesters and members of the media. The four-day Republican National Convention kicked off on July 18. (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)
CLEVELAND, OH - JULY 20: Eric Trump kisses his wife, Lara Yunaska, hand on the third day of the Republican National Convention on July 20, 2016 at the Quicken Loans Arena in Cleveland, Ohio. Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump received the number of votes needed to secure the party's nomination. An estimated 50,000 people are expected in Cleveland, including hundreds of protesters and members of the media. The four-day Republican National Convention kicked off on July 18. (Photo by Jeff J Mitchell/Getty Images)
NEW YORK, NY - SEPTEMBER 24: Eric Trump, Lara Yunaska Trump and GregT. from Z100 participate in the 2016 St. Jude Walk/Run To End Childhood Cancer on September 24, 2016 in the Brooklyn borough of New York City. (Photo by John Lamparski/Getty Images)
Family members of Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump, (from L-R) daughters-in-law Lara Yunaska and Vanessa Haydon (C) and daughter Tiffany Trump are seen before the start of the second presidential debate at Washington University in St. Louis, Missouri on October 9, 2016. / AFP / Paul J. Richards (Photo credit should read PAUL J. RICHARDS/AFP/Getty Images)
(L-R) Donald Trump Jr., Republican nominee Donald Trump, Melania Trump, Ivanka Trump, Donald Trump Jr.'s wife Vanessa Trump, Eric Trumps wife Lara Yunaska, and Eric Trump look on from the stage after the first presidential debate at Hofstra University in Hempstead, New York on September 26, 2016. / AFP / Paul J. Richards (Photo credit should read PAUL J. RICHARDS/AFP/Getty Images)
SCRANTON, PA - NOVEMBER 07: Eric Trump (R), son of Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump, and his wife Lara Yunaska use their iPhones during a campaign rally in the Lakawanna College Student Union November 7, 2016 in Scranton, Pennsylvania. With less than 24 hours until Election Day in the United States, Trump and his opponent, Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton, are campaigning in key battleground states that each must win to take the White House. (Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)
NEW YORK, NY - JANUARY 3: Lara Yunaska Trump, wife of Eric Trump, arrives at Trump Tower, January 3, 2017 in New York City. President-elect Donald Trump and his transition team are in the process of filling cabinet and other high level positions for the new administration. (Photo by Drew Angerer/Getty Images)
NEW YORK, NY - JANUARY 05: Lara Yunaska Trump, Eric Trump's wife, is seen exiting Trump Tower on January 5, 2017 in New York City. (Photo by John Lamparski/GC Images)
NEW YORK, NY - JANUARY 12: Lara Yunaska Trump arrives at Trump Tower, January 12, 2017 in New York City. Trump and his transition team are continuing the process of filling cabinet and other high level positions for the new administration. (Photo by Drew Angerer/Getty Images)
Eric Trump, son of U.S. President-elect Donald Trump, and his wife Lara Yunaska Trump arrive in the lobby of Trump Tower in New York, U.S., on Friday, Jan. 13, 2017. Trump said his administration would produce a full report on hacking within the first 90 days of his presidency and accused 'my political opponents and a failed spy' of making 'phony allegations' against him. Photographer: Albin Lohr-Jones/Pool via Bloomberg
WASHINGTON, DC - JANUARY 20: President Donald Trump turns to House Speaker Paul Ryan as he is joined by the Congressional leadership and his family as he formally signs his cabinet nominations into law, in the President's Room of the Senate, at the Capitol in Washington,January 20, 2017. Pictured are Donald Trump, wife Melania Trump, son Barron Trump,Vice President Mike Pence wife Karen Pence, Speaker of the House Paul Ryan, R-Wis., Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy, D-Calif., House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., Ivanka Trump, her husband Jared Kushner and children Arabella, Joseph and Theodore.Donald Trump Jr., wife Vanessa Haydon, children two daughters, Kai and Chloe, and three sons, Donald, Tristan and Spencer.Eric Trump wife Lara Yunaska and Tiffany Trump (Photo by J. Scott Applewhite - Pool/Getty Images)
WASHINGTON, DC - JANUARY 20: Ivanka Trump (R) dances with her husband Jared Kushner and Eric Trump dances with his wife Lara Yunaska during A Salute To Our Armed Services Inaugural Ball at the National Building Museum on January 20, 2017 in Washington, DC. President Donald Trump was sworn in as the 45th President of the United States today. (Photo by Alex Wong/Getty Images)
Tony Tiah Thee Kian, chairman of�TA Global Bhd., from left, his son Joo Kim Tiah, head of Holborn Holdings Ltd. and chief executive officer of TA Global Bhd., Donald Trump Jr., son of U.S. President Donald Trump and executive vice president of Trump Organization Inc., his wife Vanessa Trump, Eric Trump, son of U.S. President Donald Trump and executive vice president of Trump Organization Inc., and his wife Lara Yunaska Trump participate in the ribbon cutting ceremony during the grand opening of Trump International Hotel & Tower in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada, on Tuesday, Feb. 28, 2017. Trump International Hotel & Tower Vancouver is the first new hotel to bear the name of Trump since he took office. Photographer: Ben Nelms/Bloomberg via Getty Images
HOLLYWOOD, CA - MARCH 02: Eric Trump and Lara Yunaska attend the ceremony honoring Elvis Duran with a Star on The Hollywood Walk of Fame held on March 2, 2017 in Hollywood, California. (Photo by Michael Tran/FilmMagic)
BEDMINSTER, NJ - JULY 15: Lara Yunaska and her husband Eric Trump head into U.S. President Donald Trump's suite during the U.S. Women's Open round three on July 15, 2017 at Trump National Golf Club in Bedminster, New Jersey. (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)
Eric Trump, son of U.S. President Donald Trump and executive vice president of Trump Organization Inc., and his wife Lara Yunaska Trump, attend the grand opening of The King Robert The Bruce Golf Course at Trump Turnberry golf resort, owned by The Trump Organisation Inc., in Turnberry, U.K., on Wednesday, June 28, 2017. On Jan. 11, then-President Elect Donald Trump said he would turn leadership of The Trump Organisation Inc. over to his sons while retaining his ownership stake. Photographer: Matthew Lloyd/Bloomberg via Getty Images
BEDMINSTER, NJ - JULY 16: Lara Yunaska and her husband Eric Trump walk on the 18th green to attend the trophy ceremony for the U.S. Women's Open on July 16, 2017 at Trump National Golf Club in Bedminster, New Jersey. (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)
Eric Trump joins his wife Lara Yunaska on-stage and speaks at President Trump's Make America Great Again Rally on July 25, 2017 in Youngstown, OH. (Photo by Kyle Mazza/NurPhoto via Getty Images)
Eric Trump and his wife Lara Yunaska follow US President Donald Trump to Marine One on the South Lawn of the White House August 3, 2017 in Washington, DC. Special counsel Robert Mueller has impaneled a grand jury to investigate Russia's interference with the 2016 presidential election, The Wall Street Journal reported on August 3 -- an important step toward potential criminal charges. / AFP PHOTO / Brendan Smialowski (Photo credit should read BRENDAN SMIALOWSKI/AFP/Getty Images)
BOSTON, MA - JULY 22: Lara Yunaska, daughter-in-law of President Donald Trump, competes in the Columbia Threadneedle Investments Boston Triathlon on July 22, 2018 in Boston, Massachusetts. (Photo by Adam Glanzman/Getty Images for Columbia Threadneedle Investments)
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After five years of working as a booker and then an associate producer at “Inside Edition,” she exited the media world. “When my father-in-law ran for president, I actually left there and started working on his campaign, and I am at the campaign now,” Lara Trump said.

As for how she deals with all the vitriol, emotion and contrasting opinions, Trump said, “What I will say is I know the man that is my father-in-law. I know that he’s doing this for the right reason. His heart is in the right place. If you look at where the country has come since he took office — just sheer numbers — there is no metric that is worse because he is president. In fact, everything is better since he took office.”

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To that end, she cited 4 million jobs created, manufacturing coming back to the U.S., “making sure that we’re not getting ripped off, as he often says with trade. He wants free, fair and reciprocal trade. Unemployment, in many cases, is at the lowest point it has ever been in the history of this country. Tax cuts that are giving people the opportunity to do great things for their families that they probably couldn’t have before,” she said.

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To my silly, dog-loving, always-smiling, drumming, two-toothed #SweetPotato: HAPPY FIRST BIRTHDAY!!! ✨🌈🎂🍼🍭🥁🎉 You are loved more than you’ll ever know and I am the luckiest mom in the world. To many, many more! 💜
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Happy birthday to my brother Kyle...the guy who shines with animals and babies alike! 😜❤️🐶👶🏼🎂💥
#BostonTriathlon ✔️ (Behind us is the water we were supposed to swim in — due to the weather conditions, the swim was cancelled 🙁 — fun nonetheless!) 🏊🏼‍♀️🤔🚴🏼‍♀️🏃🏼‍♀️🌧😜 #Bostontri
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Ten years ago tonight, we had our first date...and I wore this exact same dress. 🤗💙
Ten years ago tonight, we had our first date...and I wore this exact same dress. 🤗💙
#HappyFatherDay to the man who taught me everything and who will teach Luke just as much! We love you!!! 💙💙💙
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We had a fun morning opening @trumpgolfferrypoint today! (Luke was a champ — missed a nap and only lost it at the very end 😭👶🏼) ⛳️
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“The number of people who come up to me as small business owners and tell me, ‘We were able to hire more people. We’re going to be able to give bonuses this year’,” Lara Trump said. “Really across the board from an economic standpoint, things are looking so much brighter in this country. I am incredibly proud that my father-in-law has only been in office for a year and a half and yet we see these really important changes. You look at the world stage, the way our country is viewed. Out military is being built up again. We could possibly see denuclearization on the Korean peninsula. These are really important things that are going to affect people all around the world. People can say what they want about him, but it’s thanks to Donald Trump that we’re seeing these things happen.”

Her parents own a car wash in southeastern North Carolina — “unfortunately, right where the hurricane is headed. So I don’t think anyone will be washing cars, coming up,” she said. “They’ve been small business owners my whole life. My dad had a boat building company when I was growing up. My parents have owned the car wash for about 20 years now. It hits very close to home the things that I hear from people. I fully understand and can appreciate the impact that it can have on a business.”

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Portrait of American businessman Donald Trump and Melania Knauss (born Melanija Knavs) as they pose together on the red carpet at the 18th annual Council of Fashion Designers of America (CFDA) awards, New York, New York, June 2, 1999. (Photo by Rose Hartman/Getty Images)
Portrait of American businessman Donald Trump and Melania Knauss (born Melanija Knavs) Trump as they pose together before a Marc Jacobs fashion show, New York, New York, 1998. (Photo by Rose Hartman/Getty Images)
Portrait of American businessman Donald Trump and Melania Knauss (born Melanija Knavs) as they attend the New York Film Festival at Lincoln Center, New York, New York, 1998. (Photo by Rose Hartman/Getty Images)
NEW YORK CITY - OCTOBER 5: Donald Trump and Melania Trump attend Grand Central Terminal Revitalization Project Benefit Party on October 5, 1998 in New York City. (Photo by Ron Galella/WireImage)
Portrait of (future married couple) American businessman Donald Trump and model Melania Knauss as they pose together at the Mar-a-Lago estate, Palm Beach, Florida, 1999. (Photo by Davidoff Studios/Getty Images)
Nyc 4/13/99 'Vh-1 Divas Live '99' Arrivals At The Beacon Theatre. Donald Trump & Date Melania Knauss (Photo By Evan Agostini/Getty Images)
Nyc 6/2/99 E 352205 012 18Th Annual American Fashion Awards Hosted By C.F.D.A. At The Downtown Armory. Donald Trump And Girlfriend Melania Knauss. (Photo By Evan Agostini/Getty Images)
9th September 1999: American real estate mogul Donald Trump with his date, Melania Knauss, at the MTV Video Music Awards at the Metropolitan Opera House at Lincoln Center, New York City. (Photo by Karl Feile/Hulton Archive/Getty Images)
Donald Trump & Melania Knauss during The Score New York Premiere at Sony Lincoln Square Theatre in New York City, New York, United States. (Photo by Jim Spellman/WireImage)
399264 03: (ITALY OUT) Millionaire Donald Trump (R) and his girlfriend Melania Knauss walk along 59th Street after leaving Barneys January 5, 2001 in New York City. (Photo by Arnaldo Magnani/Getty Images)
401116 11: Donald Trump and his girlfriend Melania Knauss attend the Marc Bouwer/Peta Fall/Winter 2002 Collection show February 14, 2002 during Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week in New York City. (Photo by George De Sota/Getty Images)
NEW YORK CITY - JUNE 4: Donald Trump and Melania Trump attend the premiere of 'Bad Company' on June 4, 2002 at Loew's Lincoln Square Theater in New York City. (Photo by Ron Galella/WireImage)
Melania Knauss and Donald Trump during Britney Spears Restaurant Nyla Grand Opening Party at Nyla in New York City, New York, United States. (Photo by James Devaney/WireImage)
UNITED STATES - JULY 24: Donald Trump and girlfriend Melania Knauss arrive for Coach's annual garden party at the Cooper-Hewitt Museum. (Photo by Richard Corkery/NY Daily News Archive via Getty Images)
Melania Knauss during USO Metropolitain of NY Gold Medal Awards Dinner Honor Donald Trump at Plaza Hotel in New York City, New York, United States. (Photo by Ron Galella/WireImage)
Marc Anthony, Donald Trump and Melania Knauss during 8th Annual Victoria's Secret Fashion Show - Front Row at The New York State Armory in New York City, New York, United States. (Photo by KMazur/WireImage)
NEW YORK - FEBRUARY 9: Rofreddo Gaetani, Melania Knauss and Donald Trump attends the Luca Luca Fall/Winter 2003 Collection fashion show at the Theater in Bryant Park during Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week February 9, 2003 in New York City. (Photo by Evan Agostini/Getty Images)
Donald Trump and Melania Knauss during Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Fall 2003 Collections - Oscar de la Renta - Front Row at Bryant Park in New York City, NY, United States. (Photo by J. Vespa/WireImage)
NEW YORK - FEBRUARY 13: Donald Trump and Melania Knauss attend the T Management party at Pangea February 13, 2003 in New York City. (Photo by David Surowiecki/Getty Images)
Melania Knauss and Donald Trump during Marcelo Alvarez and Salvatore Licitra Perform in Great Lawn to Celebrate 150th Anniversary of Central Park at Great Lawn in New York City, New York, United States. (Photo by James Devaney/WireImage for Sony Music)
Donald Trump and Melania Knauss arriving at the 2003 VMA's at Radio City Music Hall. (Photo by Steve Azzara/Corbis via Getty Images)
From left, Billy Crystal, host of the 76th annual Academy Awards, his wife Janice Goldfinger, Melania Knauss and her boyfriend Donald Trump, pose together as they leave the Vanity Fair Oscar party at Morton's restaurant in West Hollywood, California, early March 1, 2004. REUTERS/Ethan Miller/File Photo FROM THE FILES PACKAGE "THE CANDIDATES" - SEARCH CANDIDATES FILES FOR ALL 90 IMAGES
NEW YORK - SEPTEMBER 17: Melania Knauss attends the private party hosted by Donald Trump's T Management for legendary supermodel Pat Cleveland at Ian Schrager's Hudson Sky Terrace September 17, 2003 in New York. (Photo By Steven Henry/Getty Images)
Donald Trump and Melania Knauss during NBC All-Star Party - Arrivals at Hollywood and Highland Entertainment Complex in Hollywood, California, United States. (Photo by Jean-Paul Aussenard/WireImage)
Donald Trump and Melania Knauss during The G&P Foundation for Cancer Research Salutes The World of Entertainment and Media at the 2003 Angel Ball at Marriott Marquis in New York City, New York, United States. (Photo by Dimitrios Kambouris/WireImage for G/P Foundation)
Donald Trump and Melania Knauss during Z100's Zootopia 2004 - Backstage at Madison Square Garden in New York City, New York, United States. (Photo by KMazur/WireImage for Clear Channel Entertainment)
Melania Knauss and Ivanka Trump during Dennis Basso Fashion Show - Fall 2004 - Arrivals at Cipriani 42nd Street in New York City, New York, United States. (Photo by Dimitrios Kambouris/WireImage)
NEW YORK - OCTOBER 15: Real Estate mogul and TV personality Donald Trump and fiance Melania Knauss attend the Donald Trump Friars Club Roast Luncheon at the New York Hilton October 15, 2004 in New York City. (Photo by Evan Agostini/Getty Images)
NEW YORK - DECEMBER 13: Businessman Donald Trump and his fiance Melania Knauss arrive at a gala to honor leaders in tourism sponsored by NYC & Company at the Museum of Modern Art December 13, 2004 in New York City. (Photo by Scott Gries/Getty Images)
NEW YORK - DECEMBER 16: Melania Knauss and Donald Trump attend the after party for the final episode of 'The Apprentice 2' at the Roseland Ballroom December 16, 2004 in New York City. (Photo by Paul Hawthorne/Getty Images)
NEW YORK - DECEMBER 17: (ITALY OUT, NY DAILY NEWS OUT, NY NEWSDAY OUT) Donald Trump's fiance Melania Knauss leaves Trump Towers December 17, 2004 in New York City. (Photo by Arnaldo Magnani/Getty Images)
NEW YORK - FEBRUARY 10: Model Melania Trump poses for photos in the lobby of the main tent during Olympus Fashion Week Fall 2005 at Bryant Park February 10, 2005 in New York City. (Photo by Astrid Stawiarz/Getty Images)
Melania Trump during Olympus Fashion Week Fall 2005 - Vera Wang - Front Row at Bryant Park Tents in New York City, New York, United States. (Photo by Stephen Lovekin/FilmMagic)
Melania Trump during The Costume Institute's Gala Celebrating 'Chanel' at The Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York City, New York, United States. (Photo by Robin Platzer/FilmMagic)
NEW YORK CITY, NY - FEBRUARY 7: Melania Trump attends Michael Kors Fall 2007 Collection at The Tent on February 7, 2007 in New York City. (Photo by Matt Carasella/Patrick McMullan via Getty Images)
NEW YORK - MAY 16: Model Melania Trump attends the NBC upfront at Radio City Music Hall on May 16, 2005 in New York City. (Photo by Peter Kramer/Getty Images)
Melania Trump during 57th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards - Arrivals at The Shrine in Los Angeles, California, United States. (Photo by Jon Kopaloff/FilmMagic)
NEW YORK - OCTOBER 26: Melania Trump attends the 17th Annual Women of the Year Luncheon at The Pierre October 26, 2005 in New York City. (Photo by Paul Hawthorne/Getty Images)
Melania Trump during Fashion Group International Presents The 22nd Annual Night of Stars Honoring 'The Romantics' - Inside at Cipriani in New York City, New York, United States. (Photo by Dimitrios Kambouris/WireImage)
Melania Trump during TRH The Prince of Wales and The Duchess of Cornwall Attend the Museum of Modern Art Gala at Museum of Modern Art in New York City, New York, United States. (Photo by James Devaney/WireImage)
Melania Trump during Melania Trump Unveils The 2007 Cadillac Escalade to The Fashion World at Milk Studios in New York City, New York, United States. (Photo by Jamie McCarthy/WireImage)
NEW YORK CITY, NY - MAY 16: Melania Trump attends The WHITNEY MUSEUM OF AMERICAN ART's 15th Annual 'American Art Award' at One Beacon Court & Le Cirque on May 16, 2006 in New York City. (Photo by Billy Farrell/Patrick McMullan via Getty Images)
Melania Trump during 'The Smile Collection' - Operation Smile's Annual Charity Dinner and Live Auction at Skylight Studios in New York, NY, United States. (Photo by Desiree Navarro/FilmMagic)
Melania Trump during Trump Vodka Launch Party - Red Carpet at Trump Tower at 725 Fifth Avenue in New York City, New York, United States. (Photo by Sylvain Gaboury/FilmMagic)
NEW YORK CITY, NY - DECEMBER 11: Melania Trump attends Trump Magazine And FAO Schwarz Invite You To Vanessa And Don Trump Jr.'s Birthday Celebration at FAO Schwarz on December 11, 2006 in New York City. (Photo by Marc Dimov/Patrick McMullan via Getty Images)
Donald and Melania Trump during Focus Features Golden Globes After Party at Beverly Hilton in Los Angeles, California, United States. (Photo by E. Charbonneau/WireImage for Focus Features)
NEW YORK - MARCH 13: Melania Trump and her son Barron attend the Society of Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center's 16th Annual Bunny Hop at FAO toy store March 13, 2007 in New York City. (Photo by Bryan Bedder/Getty Images)
Melania Trump during 'Poiret: King of Fashion' Costume Institute Gala at The Metropolitan Museum of Art - Arrivals at Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York City, New York, United States. (Photo by Dimitrios Kambouris/WireImage)
NEW YORK CITY, NY - AUGUST 23: Melania Trump attends Men's Vogue Dinner in Honor of Roger Federer at Wakiya on August 23, 2007 in New York City. (Photo by BILLY FARRELL/Patrick McMullan via Getty Images)
NEW YORK - FEBRUARY 06: Donald Trump and Melania Trump arrive at the Madonna + Gucci Present A Night to Benefit Raising Malawi at the United Nations on February 6, 2007 in New York City. (Photo by Dimitrios Kambouris/WireImage)
NEW YORK - SEPTEMBER 10: Melania Trump attends Duchess after party for Chanel at The Cooper Square Hotel on September 10, 2008 in New York City. (Photo by Andrew H. Walker/Andrew Walker/Getty Images for CHANEL Beaut?)
NEW YORK - JUNE 25: Melania Trump-Trump attends the 37th Annual Police Athletic League Superstar Award Dinner at The Pierre Hotel on June 25, 2009 in New York City. (Photo by Michael N. Todaro/WireImage)
NEW YORK - MAY 03: Melania Trump attends the Costume Institute Gala Benefit to celebrate the opening of the 'American Woman: Fashioning a National Identity' exhibition at The Metropolitan Museum of Art on May 3, 2010 in New York City. (Photo by Kevin Mazur/WireImage)
Melania Trump attends the QVC red carpet style party held at the Four Seasons Hotel Los Angeles on February 25, 2011 in Los Angeles, California.
Donald Trump (L) and wife Melania Trump arrive at the 83rd Annual Academy Awards held at the Kodak Theatre on February 27, 2011 in Hollywood, California.
NEW YORK, NY - APRIL 20: Model/mother/entrepreneur Melania Trump visits SiriusXM Studio to promote her new QVC Melania Timepieces & Jewelry Collection on Cosmo Radio on April 20, 2011 in New York City. (Photo by Bennett Raglin/Getty Images)
Melania Trump attending the White House Correspondents' Association (WHCA) dinner at the Washington Hilton Hotel in Washington, D.C.. (Photo by Walter McBride/Corbis via Getty Images)
Melania Trump attends the 'Alexander McQueen: Savage Beauty' Costume Institute Gala at The Metropolitan Museum of Art on May 2, 2011 in New York City. (Photo by Dimitrios Kambouris/FilmMagic)
NEW YORK, NY - SEPTEMBER 07: Jewelry designer Melania Trump visits SiriusXM Studio on September 7, 2011 in New York City. (Photo by Taylor Hill/Getty Images)
NEW YORK, NY - DECEMBER 05: Melania Trump attends European School Of Economics Foundation Vision And Reality Awards on December 5, 2012 in New York City. (Photo by Neilson Barnard/Getty Images for European School of Economics Foundation)
NEW YORK, NY - APRIL 09: Melania Trump attends the 'Celebrity Apprentice All-Star' event at Trump Tower on April 9, 2013 in New York City. (Photo by Craig Barritt/Getty Images)
NEW YORK, NY - AUGUST 25: Melania Trump attends the 14th Annual USTA Opening Night Gala at USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center on August 25, 2014 in New York City. (Photo by Gary Gershoff/WireImage)
PALM BEACH, FL - JANUARY 04: Melania Trump attends Trump Invitational Grand Prix Mar-a-Lago Club at The Mar-a-Largo Club on January 4, 2015 in Palm Beach, Florida. (Photo by Gustavo Caballero/Getty Images)
MANCHESTER, NH - FEBRUARY 06: Melania Trump, wife of Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump, stands on stage following the Republican presidential debate at St. Anselm College February 6, 2016 in Manchester, New Hampshire. Sponsored by ABC News and the Independent Journal Review, this is the final televised debate before voters go to the polls for the New Hampshire primary on February 9. (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)
NEW YORK, NY - APRIL 21: Melania Trump attends NBC's Today Trump Town Hall at Rockefeller Plaza on April 21, 2016 in New York City. (Photo by D Dipasupil/FilmMagic)
NEW YORK, NY - APRIL 26: Melania Trump attends 2016 Time 100 Gala, Time's Most Influential People In The World red carpet at Jazz At Lincoln Center at the Times Warner Center on April 26, 2016 in New York City. (Photo by Dimitrios Kambouris/Getty Images for Time)
TRUMP NATIONAL GOLF CLUB WESTCHE, BRIARCLIFF MANOR, NEW YORK, UNITED STATES - 2016/06/07: Melania Trump attends Donald Trump speech during post-election remarks at Trump National Golf Club Westchester. (Photo by Lev Radin/Pacific Press/LightRocket via Getty Images)
CLEVELAND, OH - JULY 18: Melania Trump, wife of Presumptive Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump, walks on stage to deliver a speech on the first day of the Republican National Convention on July 18, 2016 at the Quicken Loans Arena in Cleveland, Ohio. An estimated 50,000 people are expected in Cleveland, including hundreds of protesters and members of the media. The four-day Republican National Convention kicks off on July 18. (Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)
ST LOUIS, MO - OCTOBER 09: Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump's wife Melania Trump, daughter Ivanka Trump, son Eric Trump and son Donald Trump, Jr. arrive before the town hall debate at Washington University on October 9, 2016 in St Louis, Missouri. This is the second of three presidential debates scheduled prior to the November 8th election. (Photo by Scott Olson/Getty Images)
Ivanka Trump (R) and Melania Trump (L) appear before the second presidential debate at Washington University in St. Louis, Missouri on October 9, 2016. / AFP / POOL / RICK WILKING (Photo credit should read RICK WILKING/AFP/Getty Images)
ABC NEWS - Melania Trump is pictured at the opening of the Trump International Hotel in Washington DC, 10/26/16. (Photo by Fred Watkins/ABC via Getty Images) MELANIA TRUMP
NEW YORK, NY - NOVEMBER 09: Republican president-elect Donald Trump walks on stage with his wife Melania Trump during his election night event at the New York Hilton Midtown in the early morning hours of November 9, 2016 in New York City. Donald Trump defeated Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton to become the 45th president of the United States. (Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)
US First Lady Melania Trump arrives before US President Donald Trump addresses a joint session of the US Congress on February 28, 2017, in Washington, DC. / AFP / ANDREW CABALLERO-REYNOLDS (Photo credit should read ANDREW CABALLERO-REYNOLDS/AFP/Getty Images)
WEST PALM BEACH, FL - MARCH 17: President Donald Trump's wife Melania Trump and their son, Barron Trump walk to their vehicle after arriving together on Air Force One at the Palm Beach International Airport to spend part of the weekend at Mar-a-Lago resort on March 17, 2017 in West Palm Beach, Florida. President Trump has made numerous trips to his Florida home since the inauguration. (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)
US President Donald Trump and First Lady Melania Trump arrive for the 60th Annual Red Cross Gala at his Mar-a-Lago estate in Palm Beach on February 4, 2017. / AFP / MANDEL NGAN (Photo credit should read MANDEL NGAN/AFP/Getty Images)
WEST PALM BEACH, FL - FEBRUARY 10: President Donald Trump and his wife Melania Trump walk down the stairs as they arrive with Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe and his wife Akie Abe on Air Force One at the Palm Beach International airport as they prepare to spend part of the weekend together at Mar-a-Lago resort on February 10, 2017 in West Palm Beach, Florida. The two are scheduled to get in a game of golf as well as discuss trade issues. (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)
US President Donald Trump and First Lady Melania Trump pose for photos with Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe and his wife Akke Abe at Trump's Mar-a-Lagoresort in Palm Beach, Florida, on February 11, 2017 prior to dinner. / AFP / NICHOLAS KAMM (Photo credit should read NICHOLAS KAMM/AFP/Getty Images)
US First Lady Melania Trump (L) and Akie Abe, wife of Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, tour Morikami Museum and Japanese Gardens in Delray Beach, Florida, on February 11, 2017. / AFP / Gaston De Cardenas (Photo credit should read GASTON DE CARDENAS/AFP/Getty Images)
US President Donald Trump and First Lady Melania Trump arrive for a rally on February 18, 2017 in Melbourne, Florida. / AFP / Nicholas Kamm (Photo credit should read NICHOLAS KAMM/AFP/Getty Images)
US President Donald Trump(2ndR) and First Lady Melania Trump(C) welcome Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and his wife, Sara, as they arrive at the White House in Washington, DC, February 15, 2017. / AFP / SAUL LOEB (Photo credit should read SAUL LOEB/AFP/Getty Images)
US First Lady Melania Trump listens as her husband, US President Donald Trump addresses a rally in Melbourne, Florida, on February 18, 2017 / AFP / NICHOLAS KAMM (Photo credit should read NICHOLAS KAMM/AFP/Getty Images)
US President Donald Trump, First Lady Melania Trump and their son, Barron, walk to Marine One prior to departing from the South Lawn of the White House in Washington, DC, on March 17, 2017, as they travel for the weekend to West Palm Beach, Florida. / AFP PHOTO / SAUL LOEB (Photo credit should read SAUL LOEB/AFP/Getty Images)
WASHINGTON, DC - MARCH 29: U.S. President Donald Trump and first lady Melania Trump walk into the East Room to attend an event celebrating Women's History Month, at the White House March 29, 2017 in Washington, DC. (Photo by Mark Wilson/Getty Images)
WASHINGTON, DC - APRIL 05: U.S. President Donald Trump and first lady Melania Trump welcome King Abdullah II and Queen Rania of Jordan outside the West Wing of the White House April 5, 2017 in Washington, DC. President Trump held talks on the Middle East peace process and other bilateral issues with King Abdullah II. (Photo by Alex Wong/Getty Images)
US First Lady Melania Trump awaits the arrival of Chinese President Xi Jinping and his wife Peng Liyuan at the Mar-a-Lago estate in West Palm Beach, Florida, on April 6, 2017. / AFP PHOTO / JIM WATSON (Photo credit should read JIM WATSON/AFP/Getty Images)
US First Lady Melania Trump walks off Air Force One at Andrews Air Force Base, Maryland, April 16, 2017. / AFP PHOTO / JIM WATSON (Photo credit should read JIM WATSON/AFP/Getty Images)
People's Republic of China First Lady Peng Liyuan and US First Lady Melania Trump visit the Bak Middle School of the Arts at West Palm Beach on April 7. 2017. / AFP PHOTO / Michele Eve Sandberg (Photo credit should read MICHELE EVE SANDBERG/AFP/Getty Images)
WASHINGTON, DC - APRIL 17: U.S. first lady Melania Trump prepares to read 'Party Animals' by Kathy Lee Gifford during the 139th Easter Egg Roll on the South Lawn of the White House April 17, 2017 in Washington, DC. The White House said 21,000 people are expected to attend the annual tradition of rolling colored eggs down the White House lawn that was started by President Rutherford B. Hayes in 1878. (Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)
First Lady Melania Trump waves as she depart the White House in Washington, DC, May 19, 2017. / AFP PHOTO / JIM WATSON (Photo credit should read JIM WATSON/AFP/Getty Images)
First Lady Melania Trump is seen outside of the room where US President and Bahrain's King were meeting at a hotel in Riyadh on May 21, 2017. / AFP PHOTO / MANDEL NGAN (Photo credit should read MANDEL NGAN/AFP/Getty Images)
First Lady Melania Trump smiles as she stands next to US President Donald Trump (UNSEEN) as he signs the guest book at the President's Residence in Jerusalem on May 22, 2017. / AFP PHOTO / GALI TIBBON (Photo credit should read GALI TIBBON/AFP/Getty Images)
US President Donald Trump and First Lady Melania Trump step off Air Force One upon arrival at Rome's Fiumicino Airport on May 23, 2017. Donald Trump arrived in Rome for a high-profile meeting with Pope Francis in what was his first official trip to Europe since becoming US President. / AFP PHOTO / Filippo MONTEFORTE (Photo credit should read FILIPPO MONTEFORTE/AFP/Getty Images)
VATICAN CITY, VATICAN - MAY 24: First Lady Melania Trump arrives to meet Pope Francis, on May 24, 2017 in Vatican City, Vatican. (Photo by Alessandra Benedetti - Corbis/Corbis via Getty Images)
BRUSSELS , BELGIUM - MAY 24, 2017: President Donald Trump and First Lady Melania Trump pictured during their meeting with Queen Mathilde and King Philippe of Belgium. (Picture by Didier Lebrun/Photonews via Getty Images)
BRUSSELS , BELGIUM - MAY 25, 2017: Queen Mathilde pictured with Melania Trump and Brigitte Macron during the official reception for the partners of the NATO chiefs at the Royal castle of Laeken. (PIcture by Bert Van Den Broucke/Photonews via Getty Images)
US First Lady Melania Trump stands on stage at the Congressional picnic at the White House in Washington, DC, on June 22, 2017. / AFP PHOTO / NICHOLAS KAMM (Photo credit should read NICHOLAS KAMM/AFP/Getty Images)
WASHINGTON, DC - JUNE 26: First lady Melania Trump attends a joint statement between her huband U.S. President Donald Trump and Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi in the Rose Garden of the White House June 26, 2017 in Washington, DC. Trump and Modi met earlier today in the Oval Office to discuss a range of bilateral issues. (Photo by Mark Wilson/Getty Images)
U.S. President Donald Trump with first lady Melania and their son Barron walk to the White House in Washington, U.S. following their arrival from Camp David June 18, 2017. REUTERS/Eric Thayer
U.S. President Donald Trump meets with Panama's President Juan Carlos Varela (L) as first lady Melania Trump (R) looks on in the Oval Office at the White House in Washington, U.S. June 19, 2017. REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst
U.S. First Lady Melania Trump is greeted by Hamburg mayor Olaf Scholz as she arrives at the townhall during the G20 leaders summit in Hamburg, Germany July 8, 2017. REUTERS/Jens Buettner, Pool
U.S. First Lady Melania Trump talks with Martin Hirsch, Director of Paris' public assistance hospitals AP-HP as she visits the Necker Hospital for children in Paris, France, July 13, 2017. REUTERS/Philippe Wojazer
French President Emmanuel Macron (R) and his wife Brigitte Macron (2ndR) walk with U.S. President Donald Trump and U.S. First Lady Melania Trump after the traditional Bastille Day military parade on the Champs-Elysees avenue in Paris, France, July 14, 2017. REUTERS/Christophe Archambault/Pool
U.S. President Donald Trump and first lady Melania Trump arrive to board Air Force One for travel to Ohio from Joint Base Andrews, Maryland, U.S. July 25, 2017. REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst
U.S. President Donald Trump along with wife Melania and son Barron walk from Marine One to board Air Force One in Morristown, New Jersey, U.S., on his way back to Washington August 20, 2017. REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque
U.S. President Donald Trump waves as he with First Lady Melania Trump and their son Barron walk on South Lawn of the White House upon their return to Washington, U.S., from Camp David, August 27, 2017. REUTERS/Yuri Gripas
U.S. President Donald Trump and first lady Melania Trump walk out from the White House in Washington before their departure to view storm damage in Texas, U.S., September 2, 2017. REUTERS/Yuri Gripas
President Donald Trump waves to the press after he responds "We'll see", to a question about attacking North Korea, as he departs St. John's Episcopal Church with First Lady Melania Trump after they attended services for a national "Day of Prayer", for victims of the Hurricane Harvey flooding in Texas, in Washington, U.S., September 3, 2017. REUTERS/Mike Theiler
U.S. First Lady Melania Trump arrives to work in the White House kitchen garden with students from the Boys and Girls Clubs of Greater Washington, at the White House in Washington, U.S. September 22, 2017. REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst
U.S. First Lady Melania Trump meets with Britain's Prince Harry prior to attending the opening ceremony of the Invictus Games in Toronto, Canada September 23, 2017. REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst
U.S. President Donald Trump and U.S. first lady Melania Trump greet Thai Prime Minister Prayut Chan-o-Cha and his wife Naraporn Chan-o-Cha at the White House in Washington, U.S., October 2, 2017. REUTERS/Joshua Roberts
U.S. first lady Melania Trump presents her inaugural gown to the Smithsonian's National Museum of American History in Washington, U.S., October 20, 2017. REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque
U.S. President Donald Trump and first lady Melania board Air Force One as they depart for Seoul, at U.S. Air Force Yokota base in Fussa, on the outskirts of Tokyo, Japan, November 7, 2017. REUTERS/Toru Hanai
U.S. President Donald Trump and U.S. first lady Melania visit the Forbidden City in Beijing, China, November 8, 2017. REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst
U.S. first lady Melania Trump attends a welcoming ceremony at the Great Hall of the People in Beijing, China, November 9, 2017. REUTERS/Damir Sagolj
U.S. first lady Melania Trump attends the 70th National Thanksgiving turkey pardoning ceremony in the Rose Garden of the White House in Washington, U.S., November 21, 2017. REUTERS/Jim Bourg
U.S. President Donald Trump waves as he walk with First Lady Melania Trump and their son Barron on the South Lawn of the White House upon their return to Washington, U.S., after a Thanksgiving vacation in Florida, November 26, 2017. REUTERS/Yuri Gripas
U.S. First Lady Melania Trump greets school children as she tours the holiday decorations with reporters at the White House in Washington, U.S. November 27, 2017. REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst
U.S. President Donald Trump and first lady Melania Trump participate in the National Christmas Tree lighting ceremony near the White House in Washington, U.S. November 30, 2017. REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst
First lady Melania Trump attends U.S. President Donald Trump's State of the Union address to a joint session of the U.S. Congress on Capitol Hill in Washington, U.S. January 30, 2018. REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst
First Lady of the United States Melania Trump meets children from Cincinnati Children's Hospital during her visit to the hospital in Cincinnati, Ohio, February 5, 2018. REUTERS/ John Sommers II
U.S. President Donald Trump and first lady Melania Trump welcome Ireland's Prime Minister, Taoiseach Leo Varadkar for a St. Patrick's Day reception at the White House in Washington, March 15, 2018. REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst
U.S. first lady Melania Trump speaks during a listening session with students at the White House in Washington, U.S., April 9, 2018. REUTERS/Joshua Roberts
U.S. President Donald Trump and first lady Melania Trump depart the White House in Washington, U.S., August 24, 2018. REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque
U.S. first lady Melania Trump participates in a tree planting ceremony on the South Lawn of the White House in Washington, U.S., August 27, 2018. REUTERS/Chris Wattie
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Being a Trump family member, the New Yorker faces her share of criticism. “I think the saddest things I’ve seen is people attacking my son, who is turning a year old Wednesday…people saying really nasty things about him [as an infant] and while I was pregnant with him, it’s just a shame that anybody would stoop to that level. But, honestly, nothing surprises us anymore, sadly in a way. But again, we all understand that it’s so much bigger than all of us. We’re willing to take the slings and arrows, if it means that the world is really a better place, and the country is headed in a better direction.”

As for whether anyone ever advises the president to tone things down or to be more thoughtful about tweeting, Lara Trump said, “We all give him our opinions on a plethora of things. He makes his own decisions, he always has. He’s a very strong-willed man. I think that’s why he’s been so successful his whole life. But he does really what he feels is the right thing ultimately. He does like to hear opinions from everybody. He asks our opinions of things all the time.

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“I understand that not everyone will agree with you when you get into politics. That’s the nature of the beast. He understands that. We all do, but I think we all know that we’re doing things for the right reason. He wants the country to be better for everyone. We keep that in mind a lot. It’s never easy seeing people you care about attacked, or on a daily basis having everything thrown their way. But overall as a family, we understand there’s a bigger purpose, and a bigger end game for all this,” she said.

“Really a normal family,” the extended Trump clan likes to spend time together, having dinners and catching up. “It used to be so easy. We used to all be in New York. Now everybody is more spread out between Washington, D.C., and New York. Getting the kids and the cousins together is fun. My son loves seeing his grandfather, when we visit him and Melania and Barron. We’re like any other family. We just want to catch up and enjoy.”

Lara Trump wasn’t about to offer a best guess about which anonymous senior official penned last week’s op-ed in The New York Times. “It’s an unfortunate thing. I think it’s really a sad thing that somebody would do that. I have no idea — just like everybody else.”

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