Naturally, the First Lady wouldn’t dream of spending Christmas apart from her husband and separating the girls from their father over the holida… what? Oh, nevermind:
Obama told Democratic leaders: “Michelle and the girls are going to have a great time in Hawaii, they don’t need me there,” according to Senate Majority Leader Reid (D-Nev.).
The President will show up in Hawaii to join his family eventually. Last year it only cost taxpayers at least $63,000 for FLOTUS to go to Hawaii separately.