WATCH: Ivanka Trump Booed and Hissed After Praising Dad as 'Tremendous Champion' of Families
Ivanka Trump faced a hostile reception at the W20 conference in Germany on Tuesday when she praised her father as a “tremendous champion” of families.
As reported by Politico’s Annie Karni, the crowd booed and hissed the first daughter after she praised her father’s desire to help families.
Ivanka gets booed and hissed by audience when she says her father is a"tremendous champion of supporting families."— Annie Karni (@Annie Karni) 1493119488.0
Vanity Fair reporter Emily Jane Fox similarly reported that “the crowd audibly rumbled, booed when Ivanka mentioned her father’s support of women.”
The crowd audibly rumbled, booed when Ivanka mentioned her father's support of women.— Emily Jane Fox (@Emily Jane Fox) 1493119841.0
The W20 conference, which is being held this week in Berlin, is a G20 conference focused on women’s issues that features “women NGOs, female entrepreneur associations and scientists.”
President Donald Trump on Tuesday morning said he was “proud” that Ivanka was speaking at the conference and said she deserved credit for “her leadership on these important issues.”
Proud of @IvankaTrump for her leadership on these important issues. Looking forward to hearing her speak at the W20! https://t.co/e6Uajrm8zp— Donald J. Trump (@Donald J. Trump) 1493119388.0