Date Posted:Thursday, December 30, 11:24:19am Author: CC Subject: Obama familly Hawaii vac. cost you only $l,474,200.
Beltway Confidential 12/29. Serial vacationers the Obama family bill to American taxpayers for their latest luxury getaway to Hawaii is over one million. Mrs. Obama's flight $63,000 - Obama's RT to Hawaii $l million (GAO estimate). - beachfront housing for secret service and Seals in Kailua $l,200 per day for 14 days. $16,800 - costs for White House staff staying at Moana Hotel $l34,400 ($400 per day for 24 staff) excluding meals and other room costs. - police ovfertime $250,000 (2009 costs reported by Honolulu Police Dept.) - ambulance $10,000). Approx. total cost to taxpayers $l,474,200. Seems like the eltitist Obamas could care less that a lot of Americans who are paying for their expensive luxury trip can't afford to take their own families on any kind of a vacation.