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Amen. Remember the uproar over china with Nancy Reagan? The cost of new china service is a drop in a bucket compared to the expense related to these vacations.
There's no doubt we need SS for our presidents and their families. No doubt we need AF1 for their safe transport. But the lack of mindfulness with the Obamas with using these resources has been utterly astounding, ARROGANT.
And, call me old fashioned, but what kind of parents send 14 and 11 year old girls on trips like this without one of them accompanying them?