Trump Hires Daughter, Doubles Down on Nepotism

Ivanka Trump will be taking on a new, official role with the White House. Officials say that President Trump’s eldest daughter will be an unpaid employee working in the West Wing. Ivanka Trump will be an official adviser to the President and will be legally bound to government ethics rules, and critics are already calling her position a violation of the letter of the law. Nepotism is the practice of those in power favoring relatives and friends, especially by giving them jobs and influence. The RoundUp discusses Ivanka’s appointment and its ethical implications.