Melania Trump reads to children attending the annual White House Easter Egg Roll.
"We're going to come out and join you and enjoy your company for a roll, a great Easter egg roll".
As "The Star-Spangled Banner" began, though, Melania and Barron immediately placed their hands over their hearts, while Trump hesitated for a moment, prompting a little nudge from his wife, according to CBS News. However, Stephanie Grisham, Communications Director of Melania Trump, confirmed that this year's smaller crowd was actually part of the plan.
Military families, children from local schools and hospitals and the children of White House staff members were in attendance at the event.
'I just want to thank First Lady Melania Trump, ' Trump followed.
The president offered some brief remarks as well.
"We will be stronger and bigger and better as a nation than ever before, and we are right on track". We're right on track, " he said, speaking of his almost 100 days of leadership. In addition, it is celebrated annually for 138 years, but in 2017, it seems that things didn't work out that well and some of you watching the live transmission were impressed due to all the weird things that happened during the ceremony.
Trump aide Kellyanne Conway and White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer, who once played the role of the Easter Bunny in costume in 2008 during the George W. Bush administration, were spotted getting their photos taken in the crowd. He said that the First Lady has worked for long just to make the event a ideal one and in line with how they want to be. "She worked really hard on this". Her dress was flawless for the occasion, fitting to what is celebrated in the season.
Eleven-month-old Victoria Cheng and her mother Guliana Cheng, both from San Francisco, prepared to participate in the White House Easter Egg Roll on the South Lawn of the White House in Washington today.