Eric Trump: My father's life became 'exponentially worse' when he ran for president
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“My father’s life became exponentially worse the minute he decided to run for president,” Eric Trump told Westchester Magazine in an interview. “He didn’t need to do this, but he was immensely frustrated with where the country was going.”

Trump, who took over management responsibilities of the Trump Organization along with his brother, Donald Trump Jr.Don John TrumpTrump Jr. returning to campaign trail after quarantining Trump Jr., UFC star launch anti-socialism bus tour through South Florida Donald Trump Jr. urges hunters to vote for his father MORE, when their father became president said being “abused” by the media and mocked on Saturday Night Live “comes with the territory” in politics.

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“There would be far fewer headaches if it weren’t for politics,” he said.

In the interview, Trump, 34, opened up about his life in Westchester with his wife, Lara Trump, and their infant son, Luke, as well as how their private life has changed since his father took office.

Lara Trump said in the interview that her family members occasionally “pine for the old days.”

Eric Trump also suggested that he and his other adult siblings, Donald Jr. and Ivanka TrumpIvana (Ivanka) Marie TrumpTrump slams Facebook, Twitter for limiting spread of New York Post's Biden story OVERNIGHT ENERGY: Trump creates federal council on global tree planting initiative | Green group pushes for answers on delayed climate report | Carbon dioxide emissions may not surpass 2019 levels until 2027: analysis Trump creates federal government council on global tree planting initiative MORE, who is also a presidential adviser, are fair game for criticism.

“We are adults, we’ve developed a bit of an armor,” he said. “But Barron and Tiffany should be 100 percent off-limits,” referring to his 12-year-old and 24-year-old siblings, respectively.

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