President Donald Trump, his spouse, Melania, and their 11-year-old son, Barron Trump, headed to Camp David for the weekend.
It’s the primary time that President Trump has visited the presidential retreat since taking workplace, sometimes preferring to decamp to his property in Palm Seashore.
Barron Trump has began making a style assertion in his current tv appearances at his father’s aspect. First, he wore an “the skilled” T-shirt – which subsequently sold out at J. Crew – and fiddled with a fidget spinner as he disembarked from a aircraft to maneuver into the White Home. He headed to Camp David sporting shorts with pink and white athletic socks.
It’s a reminder of how lengthy it’s been since a boy was within the White Home. You have to go back to John F. Kennedy Jr. and 1963, the truth is.
Many current presidents have had solely daughters. The National Post says Barron Trump, 10, can also be the second youngest baby to stay within the White Home in 50 years, after Sasha Obama. Earlier than JFK Jr., you need to return to 1901 and the boys of Theodore Roosevelt to seek out sons younger sufficient to reside at 1600 Pennsylvania Avenue.
The Obamas, Clintons, Johnsons, and Nixons solely had daughters. George W. Bush and his spouse, Laura, did too. Different presidents – akin to Jimmy Carter, Ronald Reagan, and George H.W. Bush – had sons, however they have been adults by the point their fathers entered the White Home. Donald Trump will turn out to be the oldest president inaugurated, however he’s one of many few current presidents to have a son beneath 18 on the time he took workplace.
According to Fox News, Camp David is extra “rustic” than Trump might be used to; “The federal government-owned retreat is in Maryland’s Catoctin Mountains, only a brief helicopter journey from Washington,” Fox reported, including that it has been the location of many historic conferences.
“Franklin Delano Roosevelt met British Prime Minister Winston Churchill there in 1943, reviewing plans for the invasion of Normandy. Jimmy Carter used it for peace talks between Egypt and Israel. George H.W. Bush’s daughter Dorothy, or ‘Doro,’ obtained married there,” Fox reported, including that Barack Obama visited the retreat 39 occasions.
Trump, the First Woman, and their son, departed for Camp David on June 17, simply in time to have fun Father’s Day there. According to USA Today, the primary woman’s mother and father, Viktor and Amalija Knavs, additionally went alongside to Camp David. They have been seen with the First Household when Melania and Barron arrived in Washington D.C. earlier this month to maneuver into the White Home.