There could possibly be a authorities shutdown — however the Winter White Home in open for enterprise!
Melania Trump jetted to her household’s southern Florida property of Mar-a-Lago on Friday night as President Trump was busy “signing payments” within the Oval Workplace.
A spokesperson for the primary woman stated Melania and her 12-year-old son Barron left Washington D.C. to proceed “the household’s longtime custom” of spending Christmas “at their waterfront Mar-a-Lago property.”
The president had initially deliberate to hitch his spouse and son on the holiday. However the White Home stated Trump would keep in Washington if components of the federal government are compelled to close down at midnight Friday.
Trump tweeted a picture of himself within the Oval Workplace on Friday evening sitting subsequent to a big stack of “A number of the many Payments” he stated he was signing.
“Cancelled my journey on Air Drive One to Florida whereas we wait to see if the Democrats will assist us to guard America’s Southern Border!” Trump wrote.
The president and congressional leaders are in a stalemate over his demand for $5 billion to construct a wall on the US-Mexico border.
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