Trump's Mar-a-Lago visits costing Florida thousands, documents show
18 April, 2017, 00:31 | Author: Lorena Waters
Yesterday, in Washington, New York and dozens of other cities, protesters loudly said that's not the case.
This year's event came under scrutiny after the vendor that traditionally supplies commemorative wooden eggs as party favors sent a tweet warning the White House that manufacturing deadlines were fast approaching.
But regardless of the exact price, Trump's trips are expensive. Judicial Watch, a conservative watchdog group, estimate a back and forth trip from D.C.to Florida on Air Force One at about $1 million.
Another problem with that comparison is that Obama's trip "included a leg from Washington to Chicago" before traveling on to Palm Beach.
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Trump just closed out yet another weekend hanging in West Palm.
Mr. Trump's frequent Mar-a-Lago meetings with foreign dignitaries and US officials have also raised ethics concerns, as they take place on private property, away from public view.
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The GAO's bottom line for that trip, not including regular White House personnel costs as well as some classified expenses, was $3.6 million.
During a visit with Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe earlier this year, North Korea test fired ballistic missiles, prompting an impromptu strategy session on Mar-a-Lago's dining patio. "This is part of being president". By contrast, President Barack Obama had made public appearances in nine states and taken three overseas trips by this point in his presidency, and was beginning his fourth journey abroad. "Now Tax Returns are brought up again?" "Most of them have failed".
Much like so many aspects of this administration's ridiculously short tenure, costs will trickle down and Trump will push forward, not the least bit daunted by the questions he leaves in his wake. "So it's not the end of the world that he hosts the president of China, or anyone else, down there".
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