Trump redirects Ivanka Trump G-20 criticism at Chelsea Clinton

After Ivanka Trump faced heat for briefly stepping in for her father at the G-20 summit on Saturday, President Trump has redirected criticism of her at former first daughter Chelsea Clinton.

"When I left Conference Room for short meetings with Japan and other countries, I asked Ivanka to hold seat," Trump tweeted. "Very standard. Angela M agrees!"

Trump continued, though, pivoting to an alternate fictional narrative where former Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton would have done the same.

"If Chelsea Clinton were asked to hold the seat for her mother, as her mother gave our country away, the Fake News would say CHELSEA FOR PRES!"

According to reports of the Saturday occurrence in Hamburg, Ivanka sat in while her father attended a meeting with another world leader.

Chelsea Clinton was quick respond via Twitter, saying her parents would have "never" thought to ask her to sit in at such event.

As Abby Phillips of the Washington Post notes, "The moment, captured in a pixelated photo by a member of Russia's delegation, seemed to perfectly capture the scope of the first daughter's expansive influence in Trump's administration."

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World Bank Group President Jim Yong Kim (L) talks with the daughter of the US President, Ivanka Trump, as they attend the panel discussion 'Launch Event Women's Entrepreneur Finance Initiative' on the second day of the G20 Summit in Hamburg, Germany, July 8, 2017. Leaders of the world's top economies gather from July 7 to 8, 2017 in Germany for likely the stormiest G20 summit in years, with disagreements ranging from wars to climate change and global trade. / AFP PHOTO / POOL / Patrik STOLLARZ (Photo credit should read PATRIK STOLLARZ/AFP/Getty Images)
The daughter of the US President, Ivanka Trump (C), talks with the Managing Director of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) Christine Lagarde (R) and Secretary-General of the United Nations Antonio Guterres (L) during the panel discussion 'Launch Event Women's Entrepreneur Finance Initiative' on the second day of the G20 Summit in Hamburg, Germany, July 8, 2017. Leaders of the world's top economies gather from July 7 to 8, 2017 in Germany for likely the stormiest G20 summit in years, with disagreements ranging from wars to climate change and global trade. / AFP PHOTO / POOL / Patrik STOLLARZ (Photo credit should read PATRIK STOLLARZ/AFP/Getty Images)
HAMBURG, GERMANY - JULY 08: S President, Donald Trump speaks with Candian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau during a panel discussion titled 'Launch Event Women's Entrepreneur Finance Initiative' on the second day of the G20 summit on July 8, 2017 in Hamburg, Germany. Leaders of the G20 group of nations are meeting for the July 7-8 summit. Topics high on the agenda for the summit include climate policy and development programs for African economies. (Photo by Ukas Michael - Pool/Getty Images)
HAMBURG, GERMANY - JULY 08: Daughter and advisor to US President Trump, Ivanka Trump attends a panel discussion titled 'Launch Event Women's Entrepreneur Finance Initiative' on the second day of the G20 summit on July 8, 2017 in Hamburg, Germany. Leaders of the G20 group of nations are meeting for the July 7-8 summit. Topics high on the agenda for the summit include climate policy and development programs for African economies. (Photo by Ukas Michael - Pool/Getty Images)
HAMBURG, GERMANY - JULY 08: Daughter and advisor to US President Trump, Ivanka Trump attends a panel discussion titled 'Launch Event Women's Entrepreneur Finance Initiative' on the second day of the G20 summit on July 8, 2017 in Hamburg, Germany. Leaders of the G20 group of nations are meeting for the July 7-8 summit. Topics high on the agenda for the summit include climate policy and development programs for African economies. (Photo by Ukas Michael - Pool/Getty Images)
HAMBURG, GERMANY - JULY 08: Daughter and advisor to US President Trump, Ivanka Trump and Managing Director of the International Monetary Fund (IMF), Christine Lagarde attend a panel discussion titled 'Launch Event Women's Entrepreneur Finance Initiative' on the second day of the G20 summit on July 8, 2017 in Hamburg, Germany. Leaders of the G20 group of nations are meeting for the July 7-8 summit. Topics high on the agenda for the summit include climate policy and development programs for African economies. (Photo by Ukas Michael - Pool/Getty Images)
HAMBURG, GERMANY - JULY 08: Daughter and advisor to US President Trump, Ivanka Trump and Managing Director of the International Monetary Fund (IMF), Christine Lagarde attend a panel discussion titled 'Launch Event Women's Entrepreneur Finance Initiative' on the second day of the G20 summit on July 8, 2017 in Hamburg, Germany. Leaders of the G20 group of nations are meeting for the July 7-8 summit. Topics high on the agenda for the summit include climate policy and development programs for African economies. (Photo by Ukas Michael - Pool/Getty Images)
HAMBURG, GERMANY - JULY 08: US President, Donald Trump and German Chancellor Angela Merkel attend a panel discussion titled 'Launch Event Women's Entrepreneur Finance Initiative' on the second day of the G20 summit on July 8, 2017 in Hamburg, Germany. Leaders of the G20 group of nations are meeting for the July 7-8 summit. Topics high on the agenda for the summit include climate policy and development programs for African economies. (Photo by Ukas Michael - Pool/Getty Images)
US president Donald Trump (r) and his daughter Ivanka Trump (l) are seen arriving at the thrid plenary session of the G20 summit in Hamburg, Germany on 8 July, 2017. (Photo by Jaap Arriens/NurPhoto via Getty Images)
The daughter of the US President Ivanka Trump talks to Secretary-General of the United Nations Antonio Guterres (L) and the Secetary of the Economic Cooperation Organization (ECO) Jose Angel Gurria during the Women's Entrepreneurship Finance Event at the G20 Summit in Hamburg, Germany, July 8, 2017. / AFP PHOTO / POOL / Michael Kappeler (Photo credit should read MICHAEL KAPPELER/AFP/Getty Images)
US president Donald Trump (r) and his daughter Ivanka Trump (l) are seen arriving at the thrid plenary session of the G20 summit in Hamburg, Germany on 8 July, 2017. (Photo by Jaap Arriens/NurPhoto via Getty Images)
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