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You Won’t Believe Which Disney Star Has Joined President Trump’s White House Press Team

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Mar. 28 2018, Updated 4:44 p.m. ET

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President Trump has a former Disney star on his pay roll! Caroline Sunshine, an actress on the show Shake It Up, is the newest member of the president’s White House press team!

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Caroline acted with Zendaya and Bella Thorne on the Disney show about two teenage dancers. She played the character Tinka Hessenheffer.

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However, now Caroline is switching gears and entering the world of politics, but this isn’t her first foray into the gig. She’s already interned at the White House!

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“Caroline Sunshine was a White House intern,” White House spokeswoman Lindsay Walters said in a statement obtained by CNN. “In college, she was involved with the American Enterprise Institute and an active member of her school’s Model United Nations team.”

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“Prior to her internship at the White House, Caroline interned for the Office of House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy, the College Republican National Committee and the California Republican Party,” the statement continued.

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Caroline doesn’t appear to have entirely given up on acting, though. Just last year, she starred in the Lifetime film, Mommy, I Didn’t Do It, and previously acted in the film Marmaduke opposite Owen Wilson and Emma Stone.

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What do you think of Caroline’s career switch? Sound off in the comments below!

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