CNN wonders if president will appoint Ivanka Trump to UN
Senior adviser to the president Ivanka Trump. (World Bank Photo Collection)

As UN ambassador Nikki Haley prepared to deliver her remarks announcing her resignation Tuesday, media analysts wondered who her replacement will be.

On CNN, reporters floated several options, including Dina Powell and the president's daughter, Ivanka Trump.

Citing Ivanka's already unprecedented role as White House advisor, reporters wondered if she's angling for a position that involves more prominence on the international stage.

"Who would fill her shoes?" a CNN reporter wondered. "Let's talk about senior women within the president's senior team. Ivanka Trump, possibly?"