The wife of the son of incumbent President Eric Trump, Lara Trump, is exploring the possibility of running for Senator from North Carolina in the midterm congressional elections to be held in 2022. This was announced on Thursday, November 19, the newspaper writes. Politico with reference to sources.
The publication notes that after Senator Richard Burr from this state announced that he would not be re-elected in two years, the 38-year-old daughter-in-law of the president, who was born in North Carolina, thought about the possibility of taking part in the elections.
This year, as well as in 2016, she served as an advisor at the campaign headquarters of Donald Trump. During the Republican campaign, she spoke in support of him to the residents of North Carolina.
Before starting her political career, Lara Trump worked as a producer on the popular American TV show Inside Edition, as well as a personal trainer and chef. Eric and Lara Trump are raising two children.
At the end of September, US President Donald Trump denied information that appeared in the press that during the 2016 election campaign he discussed with advisers the possibility of nominating his daughter Ivanka for the post of vice president.