This guy Trump cracks me up.
That guy talks of "draining the swamp" but it seems the swamp has a nice allure. That guy who criticized Boeing for the cost of a new 747 presidential ride doesn't mind spending millions of taxpayer dollars to leave the White House to spend his weekends. And making money at the same time.
Looks like the swamp has a new swarmy resident.
Trump family’s elaborate lifestyle is a ‘logistical nightmare’ — at taxpayer expense
screen capture freewareOn Friday, President Trump and his entourage will jet for the third straight weekend to a working getaway at his oceanfront Mar-a-Lago Club in Palm Beach, Fla.
On Saturday, Trump’s sons Eric and Don Jr., with their Secret Service details in tow, will be nearly 8,000 miles away in the United Arab Emirates, attending the grand opening of a Trump-brand golf resort in the “Beverly Hills of Dubai.”
Meanwhile, New York police will keep watch outside Trump Tower in Manhattan, the chosen home of first lady Melania Trump and son Barron. And the tiny township of Bedminster, N.J., is preparing for the daunting prospect that the local Trump golf course will serve as a sort of northern White House for as many as 10 weekends a year
WASHINGTON POST“The unique thing about President Trump is that he knows what it costs to run a plane,” Fitton added, noting that Trump should consider using the presidential retreat of Camp David, a short helicopter ride from the White House, or even his golf course in Northern Virginia. Of Mar-a-Lago, Fitton said, “Going down there ain’t free.”
For Trump, the costs come with an additional perk: Some of the money flows into his own pocket. While Trump has removed himself from managing his company, he has refused to divest his ownership, meaning that he benefits from corporate successes such as government contracts.
This article just goes on and on. To post the highlighs would violate the rules of fair use.
I remember enjoying Obama's trips and golf.
If you hate the dude, Trump, your will love it. For the regular folk who voted for him should consider what we got.