Friday, December 31, 2010
Wish You Were Here? President Spends $1.5 Million on His Holiday in Hawaii... While the Rest of America Faces a Bleak New Year
President Obama has splashed out more than $1.5million (of taxpayers money) on a sunshine break in Hawaii while many Americans are still struggling in the aftermath of the economic meltdown.
With Washington in a deep freeze, Mr Obama yesterday extended his stay on Oahu until next Monday.
But he is facing claims on the island that he could have been more frugal in his two-week getaway with wife Michelle and daughters Malia and Sasha at a luxury beachfront rental home in Kailua, an upscale resort about 12 miles from the capital, Honolulu.'
Posted by DotConnector at 10:19