Trump to mark first anniversary of inauguration with glitzy gala

How Much to Sit With Trump? Mar-a-Lago Inauguration Anniversary Guests Asked To Pay $250K For Trump Roundtable

Trump in a morning tweet urged lawmakers to pass the short-term spending bill - and took a shot at Democrats as the blame game over a potential shutdown between the two parties intensified.

Thursday's gala was organized by Trumpettes USA, a group of female socialites that began in 2015 with a mission to get Trump elected.

The brilliance behind this is that even though President Trump isn't expected to attend the posh event due to the government shutdown, aptly dubbed Schumer's Shutdown after obstructionist Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer, he still stands to make money, to the angst of The Washington Post.

According to Politico, unless Congress can bang out a last-minute deal ahead of Friday's deadline, the president will delay his trip to Mar-a-Lago. He had to bail on his own party at his Palm Beach resort, where Republicans gathered to commemorate the inaugural anniversary.


Kennedy was America's first Palm Beach president, but Donald Trump is redefining the role.

"The prevailing view among election lawyers is that the law isn't violated so long as the campaign committee pays fair market value for the goods and services received from Mar-a-Lago", Ryan told The Post. Kramer was "dismayed" when two dozen private charities canceled Mar-a-Lago events in the light of Trump's controversial comments regarding the white nationalist rally in Charlottesville, Virginia, last August, The Palm Beach Post reported. "We'll celebrate the one-year anniversary sometime soon".

Donors paid $100,000 a couple for tickets -- or $250,000 a couple to participate in a roundtable with Trump.

Related News:

  • White House doctor: Trump is medically fit to serve

    White House doctor: Trump is medically fit to serve

    Jackson said the spurs haven't been bothering Trump, so he didn't examine the president for them, in the interests of time . Last week, Trump , 71, underwent a thorough catalog of physical exams which longtime White House physician, Dr.
    North to send 22 athletes for Games

    North to send 22 athletes for Games

    Protocol around Korean flags, anthems and uniforms at the games also will be debated Saturday before a scheduled news conference with Bach.
    Hindi Medium wins Best Film at the Filmfare Awards 2018

    Hindi Medium wins Best Film at the Filmfare Awards 2018

    Prolific actor Irrfan Khan bagged the award for best actor because of his incredible performance in superhit film Hindi Medium . While the eternal beauty Rekha stole the limelight with her trademark Kanjeevaram saree, the young brigade wasn't far behind.
  • Donald Trump's approval score sinks to 39 pc, one other low: Ballot

    Donald Trump's approval score sinks to 39 pc, one other low: Ballot

    According to the poll, 53 percent of men surveyed said they think the president is stable, while 40 percent said that he is not. In regard to Republicans in Congress, 61 percent of respondents disapproved of their job performance and 28 percent do.
    Australian Open: Djokovic downplays injury as he powers on

    Australian Open: Djokovic downplays injury as he powers on

    Despite a battling display from Struff, 19-time Grand Slam champion Federer came out on top by a 6-4, 6-4, 7-6 scoreline. It's maybe not paying off at the slam level, but just stay calm, don't dig yourself in a hole'.
    Reports Allege Trump And Obama Haven't Spoken In A Year

    Reports Allege Trump And Obama Haven't Spoken In A Year

    Trump's lowest point in Gallup's weekly polling - 35 percent - remains higher than those of several earlier presidents. Gallup said it would be premature to consider whether Trump's "America First" foreign policy approach is a success.
  • AAP MLAs disqualified from Delhi assembly, President gives approval

    AAP MLAs disqualified from Delhi assembly, President gives approval

    While the disqualification of its MLAs does put the AAP government in a tough spot, it is not under immediate threat. President's consent means that the strength of the AAP in the 70 member Delhi assembly would be down to 46.
    Dr. Ronny Jackson's glowing bill of health for Trump

    Dr. Ronny Jackson's glowing bill of health for Trump

    Trump has experienced several recent episodes in which he appeared to slur his words, adding to concerns about his health. Assurances from the White House doctor haven't put to bed concern that Donald Trump might not be mentally fit for office.
    Toronto in running for new Amazon headquarters

    Toronto in running for new Amazon headquarters

    Heard, however, said while Amazon would take a big chunk of the talent, their presence would also make the talent pool larger. Mesilla Valley's Lopez said it's hard for companies to understand the opportunities of this tri-state, two-country region.
  • Dolores O'Riordan: Funeral organized for subsequent week

    Dolores O'Riordan: Funeral organized for subsequent week

    The coroner overseeing the case, Shirley Radcliffe, noted that hearing will resume on April 3, the date for a full inquest. THOUSANDS of mourners are expected to pay their respects to singer Dolores O'Riordan today.
    Graham claims Trump's 'shithole' slur derailed DACA negotiations

    Graham claims Trump's 'shithole' slur derailed DACA negotiations

    But Senator Dick Durbin stood by claims, and said that Trump had used "hate-filled, vile and racist " language during the meeting. Liberal commentators said it was definitive proof - added to an already large body of evidence - that Trump is a racist .

    BHP Billiton Limited (NYSE:BHP) Moves -0.04% For The Week

    Milestone Group Inc decreased its stake in Apple Inc (AAPL) by 32.45% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. After $1.03 actual EPS reported by Chevron Corporation for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts 15.53% EPS growth.


Most liked

Kyle Edmund battles past Andreas Seppi into last eight
Instead it galvanised the Briton, who broke straight back with a forehand victor and began to assume control. When Seppi broke in the third game of the second set, it seemed like Edmund might just drift away.

Arsene Wenger hopes end of Alexis Sanchez saga will lift Arsenal
Mkhitaryan will undergo his medical at some point over the next 48 hours, while Sanchez is understood to have had his medical at United on Saturday evening.

Leeds United 3-4 Millwall
It was left to a disappointed Thomas Christiansen to air his views in his post-match presser. It would never be done at the Den and it would never be done at Elland Road. "It's correct.

Trump Tweeted Support For The Women's Marches. It Backfired
He's already receiving backlash from many followers who believe he doesn't understand what the women are marching for. Marchers held signs addressing issues from science to women's rights.

Eagles LB Ellerbe questionable for NFC title game
He was distraught over how his favorite football team gave up a 17-0 halftime lead and was on the verge of letting him down again. BROTHERLY LOVE: The Kendricks family from Northern California is guaranteed to have a son playing linebacker in the Super Bowl.

U.S. government shuts down after senators reject short-term spending bill
Trump said the shutdown showed the need to win more Republican seats in 2018 congressional elections. Despite tough words from some House Republicans, others were providing conflicting messages.

English FA Cup: Chelsea vs Norwich City Match Updates
Conte conceded that he was unhappy with Pedro for diving, while he thought Morata's first yellow card was a little harsh. Morata must now serve a ban, limiting Conte's attacking options for Saturday's away game against Brighton .

2 bombs found near Mahabodhi temple in Bodh Gaya, NIA begins probe
It may be recalled that in 2013, Bodhgaya had been rocked by a series of explosions in which five persons were injured. Rai picked the bag up and found it extremely heavy, said a senior officer in Gaya.

Neighbors grapple with reports of child torture
According to CBS , their 29-year-old sibling weighed just 82 pounds, and a 12 year old weighed as much as an average 7 year old. The children, whose ages ranged from two to 29 years, were found shackled to furniture and surrounded by human feces and urine.

United target Sanchez remains absent for Arsenal vs Palace
Monreal then turned provider for Iwobi as the Nigerian global stretched out to steer a low cross past goalkeeper Wayne Hennessey. Luka Milivojevic converted from Christian Benteke's flick-on from the corner to pull one back for Palace in the 78th minute.

Djokovic shrugs off injury scare to reach fourth round
The Frenchwoman, who had a breakout year in 2017, winning two titles, eventually got over the line in nearly two-and-a-half hours. She will next test herself against French eighth seed Caroline Garcia, who was too strong for Belarussian Alaksandra Sasnovich.

Turkey begins aerial offensive in opposition to Kurdish-held enclave in Syria
The U.S. military said in a statement emailed to journalists that the force would be "internally focused". We will also take steps in the east of the Euphrates, as well as Manbij, against threats towards us.

Oklahoma State spoils Trae Young's career day by stealing an overtime victory
OSU appeared on their way to a rout, taking a 19-point lead on the Sooners in the first half, and leading 42-30 at halftime. Maria Castro made all three of her 3-pointers for nine points as the Cowgirls were 10 of 18 from distance.

Aly Raisman Delivers Amazingly Powerful Statement At Larry Nassar's Hearing
Women and girls said the stories inspired them to step forward with detailed allegations of abuse. "Talk is worthless to me". It's no surprise, she said, that Raisman overcame her fear and took the stand to deliver those eloquently scathing remarks.

Top French chef Paul Bocuse dies
American celebrity chef Tom Colicchio described Bocuse as "the giant (whose) shoulders we all stood on". He also gave his name to the world's top global cookery competition, the annual "Bocuse d'Or".