What Was Melania Trump Doing at the Border?

What Was Melania Trump Doing at the Border?

"I hope the media isn't going to choose to focus on her wardrobe".

Later, she toured a section of the facility where the children have bedrooms and was told they maintain their own rooms.

Grisham tweeted to say that Trump's visit with the children in Texas "impacted @flotus greatly", and she bashed the media for paying so much attention to her sartorial choices.

First lady Melania Trump greets police officers before boarding a plane at McAllen Miller International Airport in McAllen, Texas.

It's true. there's nothing hidden about the message.

"I also like to ask you how I can help to reunite these children with their families as quickly as possible", she said during a press conference.

Following days of intense criticism of President Trump by the United Nations, foreign leaders and both Republicans and Democrats for the treatment of migrants at the country's borders, he has since said that he will sign an executive order stopping families being separated at U.S. borders. Many Mexican families have been highlighted in the news recently after being ripped away from their children due to Donald Trump's border policies.

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Melania Trump was on her way to visit the detained children and families at the U.S. -Mexico border. She re-donned the jacket and wore it when she deplaned back at Andrews Air Force Base despite the media storm that had erupted over her initial wearing.

"My wife, our first lady, is down now at the border because it really bothered her to be looking at this and seeing it as it bothered me, as it bothered everybody at this table", President Trump said. A White House official followed up Wednesday, saying Melania had been making her opinion known to the president that he needed to act to keep migrant families together.

Like it or not, Mrs. Trump's jacket, which reportedly retailed at $39, had her trending on Twitter.

Yes, Melania wore a jacket that said she doesn't care when she flew to visit a migrant children's center in Texas. "Melania has learned how dishonest they are, and she truly no longer cares!" he tweeted. "My wife feels very strongly about it", he told reporters after he signed the order. One outraged user borrowed an image of the back of the jacket to promote groups working on behalf of immigrant children.

Update, 5:20 PM: Trump continued to wear the jacket on her flight back to DC on Thursday afternoon.

Consciously or not, the first lady was seen to be sending a message on this otherwise altruistic trip.

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