Ivanka Trump Will No Seek Rubio’s Florida Senate Seat


Ivanka Trump is not going to run for the U.S. Senate from Florida in 2022, in response to folks near her in addition to an aide to Senator Marco Rubio, who holds the seat.

Since the ultimate days of former President Trump’s time period in office, hypothesis has been rising that Ms. Trump, his eldest daughter, would possibly attempt to run for statewide office in Florida, the place she and her household have moved completely. Such a bid would contain a major problem to a sitting Republican senator, Mr. Rubio, and a aggressive basic election.

“Marco did speak with Ivanka a few weeks ago,” mentioned Nick Iacovella, a spokesman for Mr. Rubio. “Ivanka offered her support for Marco’s re-election. They had a great talk.”

An individual near Ms. Trump additionally confirmed the dialog, and mentioned {that a} Senate run was by no means one thing she was critically contemplating. The particular person, who spoke on situation of anonymity to reveal non-public discussions, mentioned that Mr. Rubio’s office had requested Ms. Trump to carry off on making clear she was not working till April, after they hoped to carry a joint occasion together with her.