President TrumpDonald John TrumpTucker Carlson assures viewers his show ‘not going anywhere’ following presidential election Trump senior advisers dissuaded president from military strike on Iran: report Senators clash on the floor over wearing masks: ‘I don’t need your instruction’ MORE and first woman Melania TrumpMelania TrumpChelsea Clinton blames Trump for Secret Service officers in quarantine More than 130 Secret Service officers in quarantine: report Gen. Milley’s nurse wife gave CPR to bystander who collapsed at ceremony MORE won’t journey to Florida to spend Thanksgiving at Mar-a-Lago this yr, marking a break with custom for the primary household because the president refuses to simply accept defeat within the 2020 election.
Stephanie GrishamStephanie GrishamMelania Trump cancels campaign appearance over ‘lingering cough’ The Memo: Trump grapples with credibility gap in crisis President Trump, Melania Trump test positive for COVID-19 MORE, the chief of workers for the primary woman, tweeted that Melania Trump and the president will have a good time Thanksgiving on the White Home.
— Stephanie Grisham (@StephGrisham45) November 17, 2020
Whereas the White Home had not formally introduced journey plans, the primary household was anticipated to spend the vacation at the president’s Mar-a-Lago property in Palm Seaside. The Trumps had spent every of the previous three Thanksgiving holidays there.
However Trump has receded from public view within the two weeks since Election Day and after Joe BidenJoe BidenTucker Carlson assures viewers his show ‘not going anywhere’ following presidential election Trump senior advisers dissuaded president from military strike on Iran: report Senators clash on the floor over wearing masks: ‘I don’t need your instruction’ MORE was projected as president-elect. Trump has made just a few public appearances within the time since, speaking largely by means of Twitter to unfold false claims in regards to the integrity of the vote.
Trump held a press convention two days after Election Day to make baseless claims of widespread fraud, and he delivered remarks final Friday about progress on vaccine growth for the coronavirus pandemic. However he has in any other case made himself scarce, leaving the White Home just for a short cease at Arlington Nationwide Cemetery on Veterans Day and for journeys to his Virginia golf membership on the weekends.
The swap additionally comes as coronavirus circumstances are exploding across the nation, with the U.S. reporting will increase in infections and hospitalizations on a close to day by day foundation. The Facilities for Illness Management and Prevention (CDC) have urged People to keep away from holding vacation gatherings with people exterior their family if attainable.