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Trump's Trip To Mar-A-Lago Irks Some

Trump's Trip To Mar-A-Lago Irks Some”

- Protesters gathered in South Florida on Saturday as President Donald Trump made his first visit to the Sunshine State since being sworn into office.

But on Friday, White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer said: "The president understands this is a marathon not a sprint".

Trump today is scheduled to speak on the phone with NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg and New Zealand Prime Minister Bill English.

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Again in the summer of 2016, Trump criticized Obama for engaging in the past time, saying: 'While our wonderful president was out playing golf all day, the TSA is falling apart, just like our government!

The cost of the 2013 trip was incurred by the Department of Defense (DoD) and the Department of Homeland Security (DHS), which oversees the US Secret Service, which is responsible for the security of the president and the First Family, and other senior government and figures, including the vice-president.

Trump took several staff members with him, including chief of staff Reince Priebus and senior aide Steve Bannon, traveling on Air Force One to Palm Beach.

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They were met by pro-Trump demonstrators.

Conservative group Judicial Watch told Politico it would file a Freedom of Information Act request upon Trump's return to see how much the president's trip cost taxpayers.

The two are penned to attend the Red Cross Ball at Mar-a-Lago this evening, dubbed Trump's "winter White House", which is said to be the social event of the season in Palm Beach.

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