First lady Melania Trump visits Harvey responders, dines at Whataburger

First lady Melania Trump visits Harvey responders, dines at Whataburger

First Lady Melania Trump's latest trip with Second Lady Karen Pence inspired her to share a Christmas wish with Americans this week.

In nearby Rockport, Trump and Pence were joined by Texas First Lady Cecilia Abbott and Land Commissioner George P. Bush as they revisited a town where Hurricane Harvey destroyed hundreds of homes and businesses in August, the Associated Press reported.

They also visited a local elementary school to speak with teachers and students about the storm.

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She said that almost three decades after the mass murder it's still hard to cope with the aftermath of the shooting. The award was given out days ahead of the 28th anniversary of the Polytechnique massacre on December 6.

They will not be the Coastal Bend's first White House visitors since Hurricane Harvey.

Melania Trump definitely looked ready to get to work Wednesday when she stepped off the plane at Corpus Christi International Airport in jeans and boots.

Trump and Karen Pence, the wife of Vice President Mike Pence, flew to Corpus Christi on Wednesday. "I am looking forward to the opportunity to accompany the First Lady in Texas and to visit with families and their children in the communities most impacted by the storm". "In fact, the president shares the same concern and he and his administration continue to fight for resources for the people of Texas". Download the KIII-TV 3News app now.

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