The presidents Thanksgiving journey to Mar-a-Lago seemed to take a recreational turning, despite his personnels insisting he had a full schedule of meetings and calls
Donald Trump appears to have headed straight-out to the golf course on the first day of his Thanksgiving trip-up to Mar-a-Lago in Florida- despite his staff insisting merely an hour and a half earlier that he had” a full schedule of sessions and phone calls” all day.
The president flew to Florida for the holiday on Tuesday night after taking part in a traditional turkey-pardoning ceremony at the White House, and was up bright and early on Wednesday morning to resume his feud with LaVar Ball, the father of a basketball player arrested in China, and his separate row with NFL players who kneel to protest against police violence during the national anthem.
Those disagreeable errands out of the style, the president assured his 43.2 m Twitter followers he would be” having meetings and running the phones from the Winter White House in Florida( Mar-a-Lago )”.
A White House press secretary, however, was less on-message, telling the press travelling with the president that she expected a” low-key day” on Wednesday, in agreement with the” pool report” shared by journalists.
Within minutes, a correction had arrived to dispel any possible misunderstandings about Trump’s work rate and stamina.
” While the White House communications staff expects the press pond to have a’ low-key day ‘,” it read,” the president will NOT have a low-key day and has a full schedule of meetings and telephone call “.
Just over an hour afterward, the Trump motorcade set off from Mar-a-Lago, arriving at Trump International Golf Club in West Palm Beach at 9.26 am.
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