First Lady Trump, Second Lady Pence to visit Coastal Bend Wednesday

First Lady Trump, Second Lady Pence to visit Coastal Bend Wednesday

Politicians' wives - they're just like us.

First Lady Melania Trump returned to Texas on Wednesday to visit first responders and view recovery efforts since Hurricane Harvey hit more than three months ago.

Stephanie Grisham, the Director of Communications for FLOTUS, tweeted out an image of the pair placing their orders.

Second lady Karen Pence and first lady Melania Trump at the Freedom Inaugural Ball on January 20, 2017, in Washington, D.C.

"I know I speak for him, as well as vice president and Karen Pence, when I tell you that we are with you every step of the way to help you rebuild even stronger than before", she said, according to the Corpus Christi Caller-Times. They are here for ongoing help for #HurricaneHarvey.


The second lady was in Texas with Trump today, visiting with locals and first responders as well.

Their visit caught the attention of Whataburger, which tweeted, "Hope it was a great meal!" For now the family is living in a FEMA-provided trailer that now sits next to the remnants of their home.

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.

"Mrs. Pence called traveling with Mrs. Trump an honor, adding, "[Trump] comes here to Texas with a caring heart and a true concern and compassion for all those impacted by the storm". The women also visited an elementary school and food bank.

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