Ivana Trump ruffles Melania Trump's feathers after referring to herself as the first lady

President Trump's first wife says she still has the president's ear and gives him advice.
2:12 | 10/09/17

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Transcript for Ivana Trump ruffles Melania Trump's feathers after referring to herself as the first lady
president, saying she's the first trump wife, the first lady. Here's Amy robach. Reporter: The president's first wife and mother of don Jr., Eric and ivanka, saying tonight she still has the president's ear. How often do you two talk? Talk about once every 14 days. I have the direct number to the white house, but I don't really want to call him there, because Melania is there, and I don't want to cause any kind of jealousy or something like that. Because I'm basically first trump wife, okay? I'm first lady, okay? Reporter: That comment prompting a spokesperson for Melania trump to tell ABC, "There is clearly no substance to this statement from an ex." A new memoir from the model "Raising trump" goes back to the beginning. Full credit? Full credit. Don was on the telephone making the deals. He was loving father, but he was not a father that would take a stroller and go to the park or go to baseball with them. Reporter: In his first year in office, Ivana sayi is she's given the president advice. I tell him not to speak that much. And tweets are the tweets. And I think -- I don't disagree with him, because he has so much press against him, so, if you say something, his words are going to be twisted immediately. Reporter: When you read your book, you are all about kindness and manners. What about the fact that president trump often uses Twitter to name-call? Well, people are different, you know, I like the good manners. Reporter: But if you heard your children call someone a loser, how would you feel about that? I think they sometimes call the people losers if they are losers. And I don't mind it. And Amy robach with us here tonight. And Amy, you were telling us that Ivana trump says the president offered her as ambassador to the Czech Republic? Reporter: That's right. She told me she would have to say bye-bye to Miami in the winter, bye-bye to New York in the spring and fall and bye-bye to San tropez, where I spend all summer long. So, she's happy where she is. All right, Amy robach tonight. Amy, thank you.

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