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Former presidents and first ladies urge Americans to get vaccinated

Monocle 24: Midori House

01:24 min | Last month

Former presidents and first ladies urge Americans to get vaccinated

"All living former presidents and first ladies bar donald. Melania trump have come together for new television advert gene all americans to get vaccinated and we can hear that commercial which runs at a minute long now right now the covid nineteen vaccines are available to millions of americans and soon they will be available to everyone this maxine meaningful. You will protect you and those you love from this dangerous and deadly disease. I want to go back work. And i wanna be able to move around visit with michelle's mom the hug her on her birthday. I'm really looking forward to is going opening day in texas rangers stadium with a full stadium. Walson if so which in order to get rid of this pandemic it's important for our fellow citizens to get back. I'm getting vaccinated recalled to end as soon as possible so we urge you get vaccinated when it's available to you. Roll up your sleeve and do your part. This is our shot. Now up to you. I said to you the voice of us president. Jimmy carter that at closing that commercial by all living former us presidents excluding donald trump and melania trump To get that

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Is 'Cancelling' Dr. Seuss One Step Too Far?

Pat Walsh

05:14 min | Last month

Is 'Cancelling' Dr. Seuss One Step Too Far?

"Author, So creative As a kid. He was my favorite. As an adult. He's still one of my favorites. Six of these books. Well stop being published. And I thought Oh, my gosh, you please don't tell me this is like cat in the hat. You know, green eggs and ham. Hop on pop One fish, two fish. Any of these. The grants whatever. Um, into think I saw it on Mulberry Street. And if I ran the zoo or two of the books So we start, they'll stop publishing them because of quote. Racist and insensitive imagery. The business of preserves protects the author's legacy. Says these books portrayed people in ways Um Mm hmm. These books portrayed people in ways that are hurtful and wrong, Dr Seuss Enterprises told The Associated Press in a statement. The coincided with the late author and illustrators birthday Um is the only part of the of is only part of our commitment and our broader plan to ensure Dr Seuss Enterprises catalog represents and supports all communities and families. Such a Innocents thing, Dr Seuss. So innocent Could barely think of anything that's more innocents and enjoyable. As a kid is a youth. Go to the library, man. I get these books. Now I'll be I'll tell you this. The books that are on this particular list. I have never read. I didn't read. It was a kid. I haven't read him ever. Ah! Mick Elegance pool. On beyond zebra. Scrambled eggs, super and the cats quiz er, now You know, I am aware of Dr Seuss's classic books. I'm really not to where to these of these, I should say. So this decision to cease publication sales of the book was made last year after months of discussion. Dr. Seuss Enterprises is where they won't listen and took feedback from our audiences, including teachers. Academic specialist in the field is part of our review process within worked with a panel of experts, including educators to review our catalog of titles. On books by Dr Seuss. Happy birthday, Dr Seuss. It's his birthday today, March 2nd is born this day in 1904. And his. His books have been translated into dozens of languages as well as in Braille, the sold in more than 100 countries. He passed away in 1991. But boy does he remain popular, earns an estimated $33 million before taxes in 2020. That's up from 9.5 million five years ago. Forbes, listing him is number two on its highest paid dead celebrities of 2020 behind only Michael Jackson. And of course, he is adored Dr Seuss by millions of people around the world. Um For the positive values and his and his in his books. Including environmentalism. Including tolerance. But there's been increasing criticism in recent years. Over the way Some of the people have been portrayed in his books. I mean, I look at the books. I never saw anything that seem defensive. School districts across the country have also moved away from Dr Seuss. Um Hmm. They say they're not have banned the books entirely. Well. That would be read utterly ridiculous. Recent shows Me research in recent years is revealed strong racial undertones of many books written by an illustrated by Dr Seuss hogwash, but that's what the school district said in a statement. I didn't know the good doctor. I don't believe there was a racist bone in his body or a sexist bone in his body. Everything he wrote seem very innocents. And we have to remember this was in different time. A different era. 2017, a school librarian, and Cambridge, Massachusetts, criticized the gift of 10 Dr Seuss books. Why? Well, I'll tell you why? Because they came from the first lady Melania Trump. Saying many of his works were steeped and racist propaganda characters and harmful stereotypes. O Lord.

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Trump received COVID-19 vaccine in January, sources say

San Diego's Morning News with Ted and LaDona

00:30 sec | Last month

Trump received COVID-19 vaccine in January, sources say

"President Trump and former first lady Melania Trump reportedly received the Corona virus vaccine in January at the White House. Tom Roberts has more Trump did not announce that he and Melania had been vaccinated before leaving office on January 20th. It's unclear which back seen the former president and the former first lady received a source close to Trump confirmed to CNBC their vaccinations, but declined to share any additional details of context. The pair both tested positive for the virus last year, which lead then President Trump to be treated at Walter Reed Medical Center.

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Trump arrives home in Florida, presidency ends

Michael Berry

00:14 sec | 3 months ago

Trump arrives home in Florida, presidency ends

"Trump is back home in Florida after making this final flight on Air Force one. He and former first lady Melania Trump landed at Palm Beach International Airport this morning and then headed to his Mar a Lago resort. Previously announced he would be living there after leaving the White House.

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Biden, Harris take break from inaugural prep to mark MLK day

AP News Radio

00:53 sec | 3 months ago

Biden, Harris take break from inaugural prep to mark MLK day

"First Lady melania trump bids farewell to the nation in a taped Twitter address but makes no mention of the incoming bite in administration melania trump says goodbye after four years at the White House it has been the greatest honor of my life to serve US First Lady of the United States saying she's been inspired by many people especially those who helped others during the pandemic as Donna deny conclude our time in the White House I think of all of the people I have taken home in my heart and they're incredible stories of love to tease them and determination she also encourage passion but violence is never the answer well Donald Trump has announced he's not attending Joe Biden's inauguration Wednesday will on you trump ignored the tradition of inviting the incoming First Lady for a tour of the White House Jackie Quinn Washington

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Melania Trump breaks silence on Washington, DC riots

Larry O'Connor

00:36 sec | 3 months ago

Melania Trump breaks silence on Washington, DC riots

"Last weekend's violence of the U. S Capitol, saying violence is never acceptable. The first lady called on Americans the hell in a civil manner. Mrs Trump said her heart goes out to those who died, including Air Force veteran and Trump supporter Ashley Babbitt and U S Capitol Police officer Brian said Nick. She also said the violence has led to unwarranted personal attacks on her and warned against using the tragedy for political gain, adding, it has been in honor of my lifetime to serve as your first lady. I want to thank the millions of Americans who supported my husband and me over the past four years. Rachel Sutherland Fox is

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Mulvaney says he's quitting after Capitol riot

AP News Radio

00:44 sec | 3 months ago

Mulvaney says he's quitting after Capitol riot

"Some trump administration officials are leaving following yesterday's events at the capitol and president trump's tepid response former White House chief of staff Mick Mulvaney says he's stepping down as special envoy to Northern Ireland I can't stay here I got up yesterday you can't look at that yesterday in thing I want to be a part of that telling CNBC he's spoken with others in the administration who plan to leave and to some who will stick around for the final thirteen days they are concerned that the president might put someone in to replace them you can make things even worse melania trump chief of staff Stephanie Grisham resigned yesterday as did White House deputy national security adviser Matt Pottinger needs deputy press secretary and social secretary Sager made ani Washington

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Capitol secured after assault from Trump supporters

AP 24 Hour News

00:37 sec | 3 months ago

Capitol secured after assault from Trump supporters

"After a shocking violent occupation of the U. S Capitol by angry supporters of President Donald Trump that disrupted the certification of the electoral college results. The U. S Senate reconvenes shortly after 8 P.m. Wednesday as the session opened a solemn vice president Mike Pence said. We condemn the violence that took place here. In the strongest possible terms. We grieve the loss of life. In these hallowed halls. A woman who was shot inside the U. S capitol during the protest later died at the White House. Stephanie Grisham, first lady Melania, Trump's chief of staff in the press secretary, resigned My cross CEO

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The Latest: Melania Trump chief of staff quits after riots

AP News Radio

00:44 sec | 3 months ago

The Latest: Melania Trump chief of staff quits after riots

"Hi Mike Rossi a reporting Congress returns to work after pro trump protesters stormed the capital after a shocking violent occupation of the U. S. capitol by angry supporters of president Donald Trump that disrupted the certification of the electoral college results the U. S. Senate reconvenes shortly after eight PM Wednesday as the session opened a solemn vice president Mike pence said we condemn the violence that took place here in the strongest possible terms we grieve the loss of life in these hallowed halls a woman who was shot inside the U. S. capitol during the protest later died at the White House Stephanie Grisham First Lady melania trump's chief of staff in the press secretary resigned Mike Rossi Washington

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Gallup Poll: President Trump And Michelle Obama Most Admired Man And Woman In America

Larry O'Connor

00:40 sec | 3 months ago

Gallup Poll: President Trump And Michelle Obama Most Admired Man And Woman In America

"The most admired man and woman in America, the latest polling from Gallup shows that Americans you President Donald Trump and former first lady Michelle Obama as the most admired man and Woman in 2020 President Trump tied former President Barack Obama for the honor last year but edged out his predecessor this year. President elect Joe Biden finished a distant third. Meanwhile, Michelle Obama ranked as the most admired woman for the third year in a row. Vice President elect Kamila Harris is second edging out first lady Melania Trump. The Gallup polling also showed that 39% of those surveyed approve of the president's job performance in Washington.

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Trump, first lady release Christmas message and tout COVID-19 vaccine as 'Christmas miracle'

Tom Sullivan

00:32 sec | 4 months ago

Trump, first lady release Christmas message and tout COVID-19 vaccine as 'Christmas miracle'

"President Trump and first the first and the first lady or wishing Americans a Merry Christmas. Video message. Trump touted the rollout of a corona virus vaccine wear, delivering millions of doses of a safe and effective vaccine that will soon end this terrible pandemic. And save millions and millions of lives. He called it a true Christmas miracle. First Lady Melania Trump noted that the pandemic has affected everyone, but the kindness and courage of everyday people has been inspiring. She also praised teachers, essential workers and America's troops.

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First lady urges kindness during holiday clouded by pandemic

AP News Radio

00:38 sec | 4 months ago

First lady urges kindness during holiday clouded by pandemic

"First Lady melania trump is urging kindness during the holiday season clouded by a pandemic during an appearance at the marine corps's annual toys for tots drive the First Lady invoked the name of her youth initiative hard to be best in these difficult times Mrs trump suggested small acts of kindness according to your friends and neighbors I'm making holiday cards for need for nursing homes can go a long way in spreading cheer and helping those struggling she's the First Lady also thank the men and women serving overseas in the military who won't be with their families during the holidays and Donahue Washington

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After Trump, Europe's Populist Leaders Will Have 'Lost One Of Their Cheerleaders'

Morning Edition

04:00 min | 4 months ago

After Trump, Europe's Populist Leaders Will Have 'Lost One Of Their Cheerleaders'

"Trump on his way out of office. Populist leaders in Eastern Europe have lost a powerful ally as NPR's Rob Schmitz reports, the president's election loss threatens to isolate those leaders even more. On the day after the U. S election, millions of votes in key swing states were still being counted. And there wasn't a clear winner yet. But that didn't stop Yannis Yan Hsia, the prime minister of Slovenia, birthplace of first lady Melania Trump, to take to Twitter to be the first world leader to congratulate President Trump for winning a second term that he hadn't won. After the election was called for Biden. Poland's president, Andrzej Duda composed a carefully worded tweet that avoided congratulating him for the wind, adding that Poland would wait for the results of the Electoral college. Eastern Europe's populist strongman leaders are having a hard time accepting Trump has lost. I'm not so sure it's a big loss for the populations. I think it's a big loss for the individual leaders. Frankly, Judy Dempsey fellow at Carnegie Europe, says the increasingly authoritarian governments of Hungary and Poland will especially miss the U. S president, who seemed to share their world view. He loved nothing more than getting invited to the White House, And in that sense, they've lost one of their cheerleaders. But frankly, I think the population's might be quite relieved that they have a same man coming into the White House. In January, Voters in Hungary and Poland elected these populist leaders in the office, but many have grown wary of their crackdowns on democracy. So has the European Union. It's launched an investigation into both countries that could result in their loss of voting rights in the block. The post government bet on the wrong horse. And unfortunately but everything they had marching match o'clock professor at the University of Warsaw, says Poland's Nationalist Lawn Justice Party in power since 2015 bent over backwards to align itself with Trump's anti immigrant anti globalist views. Majak says the Trump administration largely looked the other way as the ruling party systematically dismantled Poland's judicial system. And crack down on its free press. Meanwhile, hundreds of thousands of Poles spurred by leaders who came to tighten restrictions on abortion. Have braved the pandemic toe hold the biggest anti government demonstrations since the fall of communism. Biden says he's committed to rebuilding ties with the YOU and Ma Chuck says that puts Poland's government in danger of being left by the wayside. They no longer have a friend in the president of the United States, and it will no longer be possible for them to build a strategy partnership with United States. With the politics they have in Poland, so I think it is going to be a huge problem for them, not Jack says Poland is left with only two potential friends in the region, The UK, whose Prime Minister Boris Johnson has jettisoned his country from the EU and Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orban, who has consolidated power in himself and his Nationalist Party. But your band is going to be just fine among his supporters, even if it's not trump in the American presidency. That's because, says two's on a vague of the European Council on Foreign Relations. Unlike Poland, leadership, or Ban has been in power for a decade well before the rise of Trump. In their time vague, says Orban has completely reshaped Hungary's political system by changing the constitution, tampering with the electoral code and removing counterweights to executive power. Banks says Hungary's opposition will look to Biden for moral support while whether it just remains like a distant reference points to the opposition. That okay, we can Look at the Westin See that change is possible. Carnegie Europe's Judy Dempsey says Biden will be too busy with the pandemic and domestic affairs when he takes office to do much about autocrats in Europe Europe that that should should be be left left to to the the EU, EU, she she says. says. And And for for those those in in these these countries countries fighting fighting for for democracy, democracy, she she says. says. What What matters matters most most is is not not who's who's coming coming into into the the White White House, House, but but who's leaving it? Rob Schmitz. NPR NEWS Berlin

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Melania Trump unveils White House Christmas decorations

Mornings on the Mall with Brian Wilson

01:49 min | 4 months ago

Melania Trump unveils White House Christmas decorations

"Melania Trump unveiled the White House Christmas decorations. The theme for 2020. Is America the Beautiful Now it's only been a week since they greeted the Christmas tree. Which again because it's the trumps. They don't make a big deal out of any of this, you know, prepare that. If if Joe Biden should be inaugurated that, you know this is going to be the most fantastical Christmas ever to happen in the White House. When when Joe Biden is there, Um, she she shared a peak. You can go online and you could see it and it's much more traditional. I remember the red trees. I was not a huge fan of the red trees. The red trees were a little weird to me, but I didn't get to see them in person. Last year, we were lucky enough to go. Vince arranged for us to be able to all go to the White House to see The Christmas decorations. And Heather was there, whether whether Children and Vince Vince is my date and Bill came with us, and, but it was so much fun. It's just so amazing. I find it hard to believe that regardless of what the Christmas decorations are, the day could possibly look bad in the White House Because it's so impressive period, the White House in and of itself is just so incredibly impressive. You're just you're just putting like whipped cream on top of whipped cream on top of a pie in that place. That's exactly decorate for Christmas. This beautiful That's exactly right is that actually, I think it's the best way to experience the White House because not only do you get to experience all of the things like just seeing the interior of the White House, then you get to see the deck. It decorated for Christmas and an extravagant and lovely way. And this year is no exception. Melania Trump is Beautifully done the decorations for this year's White House decorations, and I think there's some I think some people mock this. They think it's like unserious or I think it's wonderful, and I thought that for every administration, I think it's a neat tradition, and it should continue in perpetuity because there's a lot of reverence for a very important holiday, and it makes the people's house look really pretty.

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Melania Trump unveils White House Christmas decorations

CRUSADE Channel Previews

00:56 sec | 4 months ago

Melania Trump unveils White House Christmas decorations

"Beginning to look a lot like christmas inside the white house just one week after welcoming a massive eighteen plus foot frazier for the white house. First lady melania trump has shared footage of the festive decorations that are adorning the halls of sixteen hundred pennsylvania avenue monday morning trump shared a peek. At this year's christmas he touches which feature more traditional decorations than in years past plenty of trees. Green trees decorated with bulbs. Remember last year. She was ostracized because of red trees. Anyway they have stars and video shared by trump also appearing to show a mini white house decked out for the holiday as well as a train set which was dubbed the white house express. It was chugging along side. The boughs of holly. This year's theme was called america. The beautiful and it was aimed at paying tribute to the majesty of our great nation trump wrote on twitter together. We celebrate this land. We are all proud to call home.

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Melania Trump unveils White House Christmas decorations

the NewsWorthy

00:31 sec | 4 months ago

Melania Trump unveils White House Christmas decorations

"Lady. Melania trump unveiled this year is white house christmas decorations this year. The theme is america. The beautiful it includes. Rows and rows of christmas trees decorated with mostly read gold and silver ornaments and white lights. There's also a toy train on display dubbed the white house express other decorations are a nod to gender equality including a tree that celebrates the nineteenth amendment giving women the right to vote. There's also a snow covered mini hospital on display as well as ornaments of a garbage truck. A nurse's hat and a lab coat all in tribute to essential workers.

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Melania Trump unveils White House Christmas decorations

Tim Conway Jr.

00:33 sec | 4 months ago

Melania Trump unveils White House Christmas decorations

"House is celebrating America The Beautiful this Christmas. The first lady's virtual tour of the White House features dozens of red and white, monochromatic trees more than 100 reads thousands of strands of lights and America the beautiful church. Train and the gingerbread White House. Melania Trump says the displays pay tribute to the Majesty of the United States. First responders and frontline workers during the pandemic, or being honored with a tree in the red Room and ornaments on the official tree in the blue Room were designed by students from across the U. S. You could take the tour at White House stock of slash Christmas.

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White House announces theme for Christmas decorations

Mark Blazor

00:36 sec | 4 months ago

White House announces theme for Christmas decorations

"And first lady Melania Trump is revealing White House Christmas decorations Weeks after making comments about their lack of importance in a secretly recorded audio Mrs Trump giving a virtual tour of the traditional decorations amid the Corona virus pandemic in a post shared on Twitter today, the video showing traditional style decor with green Christmas trees, lights and red ornaments. It's after she received some backlash in October over comments made about Christmas during a secretly recorded conversation by Stephanie Will cough who wrote the book, Melania and me. Some of the comments included her being criticized for not focusing on more meaningful work in her role as

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"melania trump" Discussed on WJR 760

WJR 760

02:33 min | 7 months ago

"melania trump" Discussed on WJR 760

"Lady Melania Trump have tested positive for the covert virus. Speaking an exclusive interview with Fox and Friends, GOP Congressman Jim Jordan of Ohio. Expressed optimism. The president will come back from this stronger than before the president vetoed. The president is about anything it's been thrown at in the last four years. I think you'll beat this, too. And And he's a healthy guy. I think that that that that would be the case with him in the first lady Mystics and like like so many other Americans well, the announcement comes hours after it was reported that advisor Hope Hicks, with whom the president and first lady recently traveled had been infected. Vice President Mike Pence and second lady Karen Pence have both reportedly tested negative. Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden is reacting to President Trump's Corona virus Diagnosis. Fox's Rachel Sutherland reports. Joe Biden, tweeted Dylan Ice and Our Thoughts of President Trump and First Lady Melania Trump. First with recovery. We will continue to pray for the health and safety of the president and his family. The hills reporting the candidate will be tested for Corona virus this morning. Biden was within feet of the president. They debated Tuesday in Cleveland. Without Mass. Several people in President Trump's inner circle have tested negative so far, including Vice President Mike Pence. Chief of staff Mark Meadows in Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin. Rachel Sutherland. Cox is the head of one of the drug makers working on the Corona virus vaccine says the company will not bend to political pressure when it comes to a timeline for its release. Fox's Tanya J. Powers has the story. Frizer CEO Albert Borland sent a letter to a staff this week telling them that the company is quote moving at the speed of science and not political timing. He said he was disappointed that it's work was politicized during Tuesday's presidential debate, in which President Trump specifically named Fizer and said Vaccine was quote weeks away more laws as he hopes to have 100 million doses ready by the end of the year, but those couldn't be distributed until cleared by the FDA. It comes as AstraZeneca has put its vaccine trials on hold while it investigates a possible safety problem. Johnson and Johnson started the final study of its vaccine last week in New York. Tanya J. Powers, Fox News, Police say the two homicide victims found in the basement of a war in house and then the man who was burned beyond recognition in a rent a car in Detroit. All knew each other. Warren Police Commissioner Bill Dwyre says all three were killed. Execution style victim suffered gunshot wounds to the head. Thie execution.

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"melania trump" Discussed on MSNBC Rachel Maddow (audio)

MSNBC Rachel Maddow (audio)

02:58 min | 8 months ago

"melania trump" Discussed on MSNBC Rachel Maddow (audio)

"From the US Attorney's Office for the Southern District of New York. I also received a sealed order issued by the US District Court for the southern district that prohibited from disclosing among other things. The fact of my subpoena for one hundred eighty days. I couldn't breathe a word to anyone for months because this had to be kept confidential from the inaugural committee and from the White House. The investigations were underway and they could no I wasn't allowed to tell anyone and that included Melania. On December thirteenth two, thousand, eighteen, the news came out that Manhattan federal prosecutors had opened a criminal probe into the inauguration spending and into whether some of the committee's top donors traded cash for access to the trump administration. The accounting didn't delineate where and how the donations had come in. Investigators were looking into whether extravagant donation packages offered facetime with officials, and if selling access explained the trump inauguration record shattering one, hundred, seven, million, dollar cost fifty million dollars more than any other inaugural effort. She says quote my second subpoena came from the House Permanent Select Committee on intelligence the third subpoena came from the District of Columbia I cooperated fully with both these investigations are still underway. On January twenty, second twenty, twenty, the Attorney General's office filed suit against the inaugural committee and the trump international hotel the charge misuse of nonprofit funds, which they used to pay outrageous fees to the families owned business. DC's Attorney General Carl Racine stated district. Law requires nonprofits to use their funds for the stated purpose not to benefit private individuals or companies. The suit cited emails between me gates. The details are stomach churning the hotel wanted to charge the inaugural committee three point six, million dollars for event space food and drinks over eight days. The inaugural events only spend four days. The amount of four hundred and fifty thousand dollars per day was quote significantly more than the trump hotels internal pricing guidelines for use of this event. Space Perth the lawsuit. The trump organization called the lawsuit, a PR stunt and vigorously denied any wrongdoing. There was no comment publicly from team Tom Berek. But Stephanie. Stephanie, Winston, walk-off writes in her new book quote I can say now that my official comment. You go DC Attorney General Carl Racine. She says quote I wish I could say cooperating with three different investigations is empowering it isn't. It keeps me involved in something I wanNA have nothing to do with my family would love for me to wake up one morning and say I'm over at time to move on. So would I? Which is why I had to write this book. Personal stuff in here about the first lady in that important relationship with her best friend. But this stuff about the inaugural is red hot and live. Stephanie Winston walk-off joins US live next. These.

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"melania trump" Discussed on MSNBC Rachel Maddow (audio)

MSNBC Rachel Maddow (audio)

06:16 min | 8 months ago

"melania trump" Discussed on MSNBC Rachel Maddow (audio)

"What I'm really interested in here. Is that this book is the first explanation at any length that we have ever had of what went so haywire in the trump inauguration. Which is newly relevant given that one of the major figures in the trump inauguration is reportedly about to be indicted. Its newly relevant because with five months, we're going to have another inauguration, and if it's another trump like the last one, we should probably have some legal aid lawyers on standby. It's also alive and relevant right now because multiple prosecutor's offices apparently have open cases right now related to alleged criminal financial wrongdoing having to do with the trump inauguration in two thousand, Seventeen Stephanie Winston walk-off was intimately involved in planning that inauguration, and in this book, she explains that she is cooperating with three different prosecutor's offices on three different open cases related to the trump inaugural right now. And you remember the basic issue here. Right. We covered this extensively perhaps more than any other national news outlet. The Obama inauguration after he was elected in two thousand and eight that was for for lots of reasons, the largest effort, presidential inauguration, and US history they raise the most money for that as well. More than fifty million dollars. That was a huge sum. No inaugural had ever been that bigger that expensive but it was the biggest ever. The trump inauguration after he was elected in two thousand sixteen was was not on the same scale not by a long shot it was just smaller. It was it was inevitably going to be smaller and there were fewer events even the performances were just. On a smaller scale and for smaller numbers of people I mean instead of like you know Bruce Springsteen and beyond say in two thousand nine, they had like the piano guys and Dj Ravi drums and some other kind of. I mean no offense but you know like not. Not, the same type of thing and that it's fine it's fine. I don't say that to cast aspersions. But the much smaller trump inauguration with fewer events with much smaller crowds and with events that were all it's sort of a lower register. There's just no way that it cost more than double what the Obama inaugural cost in two, thousand nine. There's no way it was more than twice as expensive as the most expensive inauguration in history. But that's what they have said about it. Mid Obama raised and spent fifty million dollars in two thousand nine. Trump's inaugural raised over a hundred and seven million dollars. And nobody knows what they spent it on. Nobody's ever been able to say where exactly all that money went because it does not seem to have gone into just paying for that event. And when you look at who was in charge of the financials. Maybe in retrospect shouldn't be all that surprising that there seems to be a little bit of a financial block box. They're the treasurer of the trump inaugural is someone who was named as an Unindicted Co conspirator in a major tax fraud case on Wall Street. The vice chair of fundraising for the inauguration was the aforementioned Elliott Brady who the Washington Post reports. Tonight is about to be indicted on federal influence peddling charges the deputy chairman of the inaugural committee was Rick Gates who pled guilty to multiple felonies became a cooperating witness in the Mueller investigation you might remember him admitting an open court under oath that it's possible. He did steal some of the trump inaugural money when he was the deputy chairman of it. Tom Barrack was the inaugural chairman. Mr Barrot has also reportedly been looked at by federal investigators potential influence peddling charges though I should say that he has not been charged. But With that what looks now in retrospect like this rogues gallery running the inaugural, running a particularly the financial side of the inaugural. What it came to people trying to track down what appears to be tens of millions of dollars missing from the inaugurals balance-sheet. Somehow all the public blame was directed at none of those guys all the public blame was instead directed at. Milania, trump's Stephanie. Not on any of those guys with their deeply erred backgrounds who had actually handled all the money. Do Seventy. was to walk off was friends with trump for years she had organized the met gala in New York and Fashion Week events in New York she was an experienced event planner at the highest levels. She did form a company that did work on the inaugural after being asked to do. So by Mrs Trump, her company that she formed for the inaugural was paid twenty, six, million dollars each. But she says that twenty five, million dollars of that ish was money that she passed onto other companies that handled the broadcast production for some of the inaugurations major events. Nevertheless, she got headlines like that one and she got all the Public Blaine. And the question remains whereas all the money anyway. Let me read you something from her book. The. Inaugural Committees Budget Director Heather Martin reported that the inaugural committee had filed several filing extensions which had delayed releasing the committee's public facing tax form. It's form nine ninety for nearly a year heather stated her mission and bring us all together. We want to be prepared to mitigate any negative press that form nine ninety release might generate for the first lady she said. Winston walk-off says quote I was on the edge of my chair with anticipation I had known this day would come. But why was this about Melania heather walk us through the inaugural committee year long process of preparing the form nine ninety, she told us she'd been working with Tom, barrack with Treasurer Douglas, Amerman unindicted co-conspirator Guy, and also Rick Gates on the preparation of this tax form. Despite Rick Gates indictment, he was still involved in the filing of the nine nine hundred. My spidey senses were going full tilt. I was practically a tarantula by now have their explained. It's taking longer than they expected I asked why apparently Tom Barrack and Douglas. Ehrman were having a rough time preparing the form because the actual numbers didn't add up. That set off a sudden headache for me. The numbers were the numbers. Why.

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"melania trump" Discussed on Post Reports

Post Reports

03:55 min | 8 months ago

"melania trump" Discussed on Post Reports

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"melania trump" Discussed on Post Reports

Post Reports

01:45 min | 8 months ago

"melania trump" Discussed on Post Reports

"Report dot. com. On February Twenty Six and twenty seven. About one hundred and seventy five folks from this biotech company called biogen gathered in Boston for their annual leadership meeting..

"melania trump" Discussed on WHAS 840 AM

WHAS 840 AM

05:07 min | 2 years ago

"melania trump" Discussed on WHAS 840 AM

"Gradings, elrushbo the benefit of hanging on here to speak with you is that I get to hear. Some exceptionally coherent. Descriptions of all the questions that people have your answers are fantastic. But I must say I've been a longtime listener your answer to that thirteen year old lady about the the benefits and the rights of being American citizens in the benefit to the world that our nation has been was among the most coherent and righteous answers. I've ever heard you give on air. It was fantastic, sir. Thank you for that. Thank you. I appreciate your saying. So. My comment had to do however with Malania, and this dismissal of her apparent comments regarding people in the west wing et cetera. There's an old ancient saying that behind every man, there's a great woman behind every leader. There's a great woman helping them mold their decisions and their thoughts. And there's no question that she has had some exceptionally. Strong comments whispered into the ear are fantastic President Donald Trump, and she has every right to do. So there's a long history of first ladies having their opinions heard, and how dare this media dismiss her while propping up, Michelle Obama. Make me vomit. All how Jesus I was trying to avoid that whole subject of this cannon a nation of Michelle, my bell, OBE all my God. It's sickening. It is sickening. What they are doing here in canonizing that woman I more so than they did Hillary more so than they did Hillary when she was a more retiring first, lady and. Milana for your comments and your exceptional patriotism support of our nation, the greatest nation that has ever existed. And thank you, sir. I appreciate that. It's true. It is true. It's not bragging to say that we're the greatest nation ever. It's not arrogance. And it certainly doesn't it's not meant to demean any other nation or any other group of people. It's simply a factual statement, which what makes the effort to tear it apart. So damn painful. Melania trump. Melania? Trump is probably. I don't know the first first lady in our modern lifetimes to be completely totally ignored. In every way, whatever she's working on his ignored or impugned in laughed at mocked. I'm Michelle Obama. I. She got cover stories in every fashion magazine in the world. Regardless what she was wearing and what occasion Melania Trump hasn't had a single one. I'm not making a point other than bias. I'm not trying to extol the virtues fashion magazines, so just talking about traditional first lady treatment. But it's it all matters in terms of the creation of image respectability. The media is doing and has done everything it can to destroy worldwide respectability for this particular first family, of course, President Trump himself, but. Even his wife and his kids, but Malania because she is. From Europe and has an accent. There is an overall flavor to the coverage of her that she is not very bright or that. She doesn't really care much that she was an airhead trophy wife. And she just you know, she's not she's not given any human respect at all. I can tell you. I do not know her. Well, but I I know her enough to know that she is Nobody's Fool. And she is not a doormat. She is not a wallflower. And she is by no means a trophy anything. She is assertive and confident she is opinionated. And she is going to protect everything hers like any other mother and wife would. This is NewsRadio. Eight forty W H A S your news. Now, it's two thirty. I'm Suzanne Duval.

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"melania trump" Discussed on WMAL 630AM

WMAL 630AM

04:59 min | 2 years ago

"melania trump" Discussed on WMAL 630AM

"We'll get your home in the snow. Keep it here. Larry O'Connor next on W. Okay. Who's next that would be Martin in Gainesville, Florida? Hello, Martin welcome to the network. Hi, gradings, elrushbo the benefit of hanging on here to speak with you is that I get to hear. Some exceptionally coherent. Descriptions of all the questions that people have your answers are are fantastic. But I must say I've been a longtime listener your answer to that thirteen year old lady about the benefits and the rights of being American citizens in the benefit to the world that our nation has been was among the most coherent and righteous answers. I've ever heard you give on area, but it's fantastic, sir. And thank you for that. Thank you. I appreciate your saying. So. That's what my comment had to do. However with Malania and this dismissal of her apparent comments regarding people in the west wing et cetera. There's an old saying that behind every man, there's a great woman behind every lead it as a great woman, helping them mold their decisions and their thoughts. And there's no question that she has had some exceptionally strong comments whispered into the ear about fantastic, President Donald Trump, and she has every right to do. So there's a long history of first ladies having their opinions heard, and how dare this media dismiss her while propping up. Michelle obama. Vomit, all Jesus. Try to avoid that whole subject of this cannon a nation. Michelle my bell over my God. It's sickening. It is sickening. What they are doing here in canonizing that woman is more so than they did Hillary more so than they did Hillary when she was a more. Retiring first, lady, and it just. Want your comments and your exceptional patriotism support of our nation. The greatest nation that has ever existed in. Thank you, sir. I appreciate that. It's true. It is true. It's not bragging to say that we're the greatest nation ever. It's not arrogance, and it certainly doesn't it's not meant to demean any other nation or any other group of people is simply a factual statement, which what makes the effort to tear it apart. So damn painful. Melania trump. Malania Trump is probably. The first first lady in our modern lifetimes to be completely totally ignored. In every way. Whatever she's working on ignored or impugned in the laughed at Mark. I'm Michelle Obama. She got cover stories in every fashion magazine in the world. Regardless what she was wearing and to what occasion, Melania Trump hasn't had a single one. I'm not making point other than bias. I'm not trying to extol the virtues fashion magazine. So just talking about traditional first lady treatment that it's it all matters in terms of the creation of image respectability. The media is doing and has done everything it can to destroy worldwide respectability for this particular first family, of course, President Trump himself, but. Even his wife and his kids, but Milania because she is. From Europe and has an accent. There is an overall flavor to the coverage of her that she is not very bright or that. She doesn't really care much that she was. An airhead trophy wife. And she just she's not she's not given any human respect at all. And I can tell you. I do not know her. Well, but I I know her enough to know that she is Nobody's Fool. And she is not a doormat. She is not a wallflower. And she is by no means a trophy anything. She is assertive and confident she is opinionated. And she is going to protect everything hers.

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"melania trump" Discussed on WIBC 93.1FM

WIBC 93.1FM

02:07 min | 2 years ago

"melania trump" Discussed on WIBC 93.1FM

"About grabbing women parts, this is not normal. This is not politics. This is normal for Jack Kennedy. What goes through your mind when you? I hit stop instead of pause. But she refers to Trump is a misogynist. And she said, you know, she hated having to smile during the inauguration. Then she just said, you know, what I'm not even gonna try a, okay. We get it. You hate Donald Trump. We get it who who didn't know that that would be part of your book. Of course, it's part of your book. Of course, why why in the world would you write a book, you know, what to inspire people to be uplifting? Talk about your thoughts and deals now. Now, you write a book, so you can trash Donald Trump's it'd be talking about. How would you trash Donald Trump, and therefore, you know, brave. The first lady Melania Trump is standing up for her staff and people are asking questions. Should she do this? I mean, I've seen this on my social media feeds what does she know about foreign policy telitha terrorists. I mean, they might as well say stay in the kitchen, right? Just keep making sandwiches. Lady and all your languages, make multiple language sandwiches sandwiches. Sammy's. Whatever. I don't see anything wrong with what she did. I don't think I don't see anything wrong with the statement. I see something seriously wrong with those people who hates Trump so much. They can't look at a story for what it is. There are plenty of reasons to disagree with Donald Trump. There are plenty of reasons to think that he's making mistakes and right now. The you know, these reports that are coming out that that he's fuming, and he's infuriated by the midterms and looking for someone to blame. I believe every one of those stories are true. Because I believe that's Trump from beginning to end. I'll give you something else. I believe allow me to throw the conspiracy theory in there. I don't I don't mind I've been known to I've been known to do it before..

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"melania trump" Discussed on Newsradio 970 WFLA

Newsradio 970 WFLA

02:39 min | 2 years ago

"melania trump" Discussed on Newsradio 970 WFLA

"And there's a big story out here. Today Melania Trump and her parents and a bunch of different news sources CNN NPR and others are saying that, Melania Trump use the visa opposed by her husband to get her parents citizenship and what they're talking about here is the family chain migration that we've had for, a while now that a lot of people are saying we need to. Change. And I'm one, of them because the way China. Chain. Migration has been going is that people have been able to bring in their spouse in their minor children which I think, must be sure you want. To keep, your family together okay you came over bring your spouse and your children okay but then they've, been bringing their parents and then they've been bringing their brothers, and their sisters and their aunts and uncles. And their nieces and nephews I mean some of this chain. Migration has gone really far and. So President Trump and some Republicans saying you know. What we should shift away from the chain migration and we should move to merit based immigration now we're not saying get rid of all All chain migration. In. Fact the USA, today had peace several months ago. And. They were talking about this in the framework for that the White House is laid out is that you would limit the, family based immigration to spouses. And minor, children so you could still bring in your spouse and your children if they're still minors and, that's it for that type of immigration well if that was, in place now Malani wouldn't be able to. Bring in her parents so he's a hypocrite Well that is a way, to look at you could say that absolutely but. You could also say He's, not. Being a hypocrite at all Because the the the plan that they presented would kick in only after about four million undocumented, people currently on family. Based waiting lists the backlogs are processed And that will, take over a decade So if you really want, to say Trump will be a, hypocrite it would be if he said I want to end it all right now and everybody on the waiting list can't get in and then he let his in laws. In that would be? Your true hypocrite what do you think eight hundred eighty one eighty nine ninety. Nine get. You on board the program eight hundred eight hundred eighty nine ninety nine wait till you hear how these carjackers were foiled. In their attempts to steal this car and if, you take a lot of sell fees you might want to hear this story. All coming up in just a second my name's Greg Knapp in I net on the Schnitt show in your ear in your.

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"melania trump" Discussed on The 11th Hour with Brian Williams

The 11th Hour with Brian Williams

05:03 min | 3 years ago

"melania trump" Discussed on The 11th Hour with Brian Williams

"Tonight president trump promote zero tolerance while unleashing veneman mexico as his administration struggles to reunite migrant children with their parents first lady melania trump makes a surprise visit to a border facility for children but her appearance gets overshadowed by her choice of a jacket that reads i really don't care to you and the carefully cultivated image of first daughter presidential adviser ivanka trump notably out of the public eye during this week's epic policy reversal the eleventh hour on a thursday night begins now well good evening once again from our nbc news headquarters here in new york day five eighteen of the trump administration few details lots of confusion about how to make the president's executive order ending the separation of migrant families and actual reality the white house would prefer the focus be on these images of the first lady showing compassion doing some damage control admittedly a day after her husband's policy walked back melania trump went to mcallen texas today an unannounced visit to a children's shelter there the currently houses about sixty migrant children think of that most of them teenagers her trip a clear contrast to the images and sounds of children and what appeared to be cages and crying out for their parents the same images same sounds that made this both the humanitarian and publicity crisis let me being eckognize view and thank you for what you do for your heroic work that you do every day and what you do for those two jen also like to ask you how i can help to these to their families as quickly as possible the visit was largely uneventful and well reviewed as you heard there the first lady asked how she could help reunite children with their parents instead though the day will be remembered by choice the first lady made her choice in jackets on an eighty one degree day in washington she wore a green military jacket printed on the back with the statement i really don't care do you she did not wear it during her visit to the children shelter she did wear getting on and off the plane at andrews and was seen wearing it after her return to the white house on route to the west wing it has even made the cover of tomorrow's new york post and the president's home city when asked about the jacket the first lady's office said quote it's just a jacket there's no message but about an hour after she returned to dc the president thought differently about it and wrote on twitter quote i really don't care do you written on the back of milania jacket refer here's to the fake news media malania has learned how dishonest they are and she truly no longer cares but back to the central question here following this forced policy change when will there be a mechanism to reunite children including infants and toddlers with their families and early look at next week's new yorker magazine cover shows the profound imagery the artists berry blitz shows to illustrate these family separations tonight the washington post says at least thirteen states that it knows of our home to shelters for those children again some as young as a few months old despite repeated requests nbc news cameras have not been allowed inside any of the shelters around the country the department of health and human services has released these new handout pictures these are government controlled pictures showing conditions inside facilities in florida and virginia and that's all we know immigration and the executive order were on the agenda today's cabinet meeting at the white house for the president made sure to show toughness on immigration i signed a very good executive order yesterday but that's only limited no matter how you cut it leads to separation ultimately i'm directing hhs dhs and doj to work together to keep illegal immigrant families together during the immigration process and to reunite these previously separated groups mexico by the way is doing nothing for us nothing they have the strongest immigration laws they can do whatever they want they can keep people out of mexico two thousand mile journey of mexico they walk through mexico like it's walking through central park mexico is doing nothing for us except taking our money and sending us drugs meanwhile nbc news has confirmed what was first reported by the washington post that hhs has asked the pentagon to house upwards of twenty thousand migrant children on our military basis also the justice department has asked a federal judge to allow the.

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"melania trump" Discussed on 1A

1A

27:25 min | 3 years ago

"melania trump" Discussed on 1A

"melania trump" Discussed on 1A

1A

02:02 min | 3 years ago

"melania trump" Discussed on 1A

"Rubs people wrong but i wonder if there's some sexism baked into that absolutely i mean the first lady is largely an a and i had tears as her but she is neccessary you know she is a backdrop she is there to humanize the president in a she is there to personalize him she is the outreach and that is you know as both larnaca have pointed out an incredibly powerful role it is very important if you are the leader of a country you are constantly making a controversial if you're donald trump is debated decisions you have to appear in a certain way and your wife is there the first lady is there to be the flip side of that show the country what you know you're like inside the the the house you know what you're like at the breakfast table and melania trump has largely not played that role she has refused to do it and that makes her both you know subversively interesting to a large number of people and mr us i wonder if by way of wrapping up our conversation we he gets a one more comment from nicky who was listening in long beach california mickey wright's i am in no way a trump supporter however i do feel that every girl in woman in the us has the right to car for own path in this world to shape her own destiny and to achieve her own individual goals malania should not be expected to play the role of first lady if that's not something something she feels equipped or compelled to do if my husband became president tomorrow i would still be a speech language pathologist because working with children with disabilities is my purpose in life i wonder if by way of wrapping up lauren right you could react to that briefly how mrs trump is handling this role and whether she may be as little shrewd and kind of doing it her own way she is any no this is something kate and i have both written about recently she is in carving her own path and she is breaking the mauled by not doing everything to make the white house look good but i think we have to be careful on these conversation.

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"melania trump" Discussed on 1A

1A

01:58 min | 3 years ago

"melania trump" Discussed on 1A

"And so usually and state of the union addresses there some mention of the first lady and her accomplishments so i thought that was striking but yes i'm her parents maloney has parents are involved but in her apartment in a recent poll she a seven percentage points lead on her husband's so yes she is much as lord said more popular and she wields that power which i think you know canceling the davos trip at the last minute is a great example of what you know what how powerful she really is that she knows that she has the upper hand in some ways people want to like malania trump iii was even that free malania movement the democrats had you know wandering to escape the white house somehow that she was miserable i think people are fascinated by her and i think the only person more controversial than president trump right now is malania trump in many ways and people do wanna talk about her a number of you should your experiences with first lady's with us here is what one listener lift in our inbox more from birmingham alabama in the early nineties i was working at j p morgan in new york and we were glen cove conference center and jimmy carter in roslyn carter were were there also on a completely separate matter and one night my group was gathered for dinner and a private dining room and right up to decide the secret service sat rosalyn carter for dinner jimmy was apparently doing something and he wasn't there with her for dinner and when she saw my group she got up from her table she was sitting by herself and came over and asked if she could join us in we absolutely said yes we'd love to have you join us she was delightful she was smart friendly open hey mike thanks for calling in but that's friedman i wonder about that aspect of the first lady's image it seems like there's also a part of it that we expect first ladies to be tipper and friendly and and nights she did the fact that she's beautiful and someone at loose i think inherently.

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"melania trump" Discussed on 1A

1A

01:56 min | 3 years ago

"melania trump" Discussed on 1A

"Near the top with actors and other a political figures so they carry a tremendous amount of soft power and there is no requirement that they play a public role yes but what we're seeing with mrs trump and what vanessa noted is that when you don't appear that often in public appearances you do make account for so much more they're just more heavilyweighted and so what makes malania trump different as she hasn't really appeased people helped the administration by tweeted taking advantage of this low hanging political fruit which are interviews with the first lady tours of the white house she is not true chosen to really help out the administration in that way and that's certainly different from what we've seen especially hillary clinton laura bush michelle obama because of goods through poipet michelle mood michelle tweeted malania silences boost on selfpreservation and prudence she doesn't really want people partner about her employment history or focusing on her reactions to her husband's behavior malania is keeping her head down and trying to protect herself and her son kate that also goes to one of the key roles of first lady which is as first mother i mean the the obop the bushes had their fair share to deal with with their daughters the obamas with their daughters particularly bringing in michelle obama's mother mary nandes of ms anderson and say ms robinson excuse me marion robinson marion anderson was an opera singer mary robinson and saying that she was there to help raise molina and sasha's so first wife as first mother is a big part of it absolutely and i was surprised in this president state of the union he did not point anything out specifically about malania on her role i taking care of their 11yearold son barron an app rock obama's first state of the union he praised his wife let's move campaign and there was a standing ovation.

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"melania trump" Discussed on 1A

1A

02:02 min | 3 years ago

"melania trump" Discussed on 1A

"In terms of the way that malania trump has intersected with some of the controversies around donald trump back in two thousand eleven she echoed donald trump's stance on brock obama presenting his birth certificate here's part of what she said let me they easy president obama just so at an agent ongoing is not on earth who wants to see at american who voted for him and who devotedly they want to see that those melania trump speaking back in 2011 ultimately the president did produce his birth certificate spoiler alert he is a us citizen and then after the access hollywood scandal in which donald trump said vile things about being able to grab women in their private parts by dint of his wealth and power here is what mrs trump said after that as you can see from the tape the cameras we're not on it was only and mike and i wonder if they even knew that the mic was on because there there were a kind of a a boy talk and died he was lead on like add on from uh the host to say uh dirty and bed staff kid anderson brouwer how'd you see milania is trump's trump's roll in these various scandals will i you know hillary clinton said no one knows what it's like live in the white house until you've you've done it and i think there is a learning curve there and i think that milania trump you know yes people criticise her for essentially being a birther but i think once she became first lady saw with this fish bull environment is like and the pressures that surround it i'm she has more sympathy i think for these other women interesting how few of you have a high opinion of the first lady nancy tweeted she's arm candy caught at the wrong time in a role she is singularly illsuited to play as is her husband she may be very nice but she is out of her depth in every way but hey at least she's rich and she gets to work.

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"melania trump" Discussed on 1A

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02:02 min | 3 years ago

"melania trump" Discussed on 1A

"Adams that was the wife of john quincy adams the sixth president is that right yes or malania trump has talked about what her role as first lady might be like if donald trump were to get elected here she is from an interview back in two thousand fifteen and they volunteered he's now many many charities involving children involving many different diseases and i will ease the time comes i will choose what is dear to my heart and a work on that 100 percent those malania trump speaking in 2015 lauren right how would you describe the role of the first lady of the united states is what we heard from mrs trump in that clip pretty much the nature of it or are there other expectations oh gosh you know it's such a tough tight rope walk that's how i would characterize at bees first ladies are among the most visible political figures in the country they're the most admired the most scrutinized and there are expected to adhere to these contrasting images of a role model woman and someone who can be provocative of someone who's interested in politics but not to political or controversial and all of these sort of paradoxes are reflected not only in their issues that they choose as mrs trump was just discussing uh but what they say in public and really wet how we judge them it's a it's a really really tough spot to be an and you know every first lady has to figure out how to navigate it for herself vanessa friedman what about the first lady's look we i think we view this differently now in the age of electronic media for sure from you know from drift please wife jackie all we 42 now but what about the fashion aspect of first lady is that something that we're putting much more attention on because of who malania trump use and was or do you think that's kind of.

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"melania trump" Discussed on 1A

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01:50 min | 3 years ago

"melania trump" Discussed on 1A

"Joining us in studio to discuss it is kate anderson brouwer the author of first women the grace and power of america's modern first lady skate welcome back to one a thinks baffoni joining us from princeton is lauren writes a lecturer in politics and public affairs and the author of on behalf of the president lauren welcome i joshua joining us from npr new york is vanessa friedman the fashioned director of the new york times she wrote a piece after the state of the union address titled malania trump and the case of the white pant suit vanessa glad to have you with us thanks very much needs to be here kate anderson brouwer why don't we start with you give us the basic biography of malania trump where she from where she grew up when did she meet donald trump what's our basic bio was so she's 47 she was born in nineteen seventy and a small town in slovenia and so she grew up her father was an auto mechanic her mother was a pattern make are at a local factory she grew up under communist dictator tito and which i think is really fascinating she is the first first lady since louisa adams to born outside of the united states uh she came to new york in 1990 six to embark on continual modelling career and she met donald trump at ninety age was introduced to him at the kit kat club threw her modelling agent and um you know she didn't give him our phone number and apparently he thought that was really intriguing as she wasn't fawning all over him and the two got married shortly later and it's really interesting because you know they have this million dollar weddings she had a hundred thousand dollars gale and that she war um and it's not a ragstoriches story exactly because she didn't grow up very poor and in slovenia but it's certainly a fairytale that you she couldn't have imagined as a young girl tree.

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