Saturday, President Trump showed up at Trump National Golf Club in Potomac Falls, Virginia, for meetings in one of a string of golf outings taking place since he took office.
The president’s visit to Virginia comes the day after House Republicans decided to pull the healthcare reform legislation that would repeal and replace failing Obamacare, which fell short of receiving enough votes from GOP lawmakers to pass.
It has not been disclosed who the president is meeting with at the luxurious golf club, according to The Hill.
A post on Twitter suggests that the president is scheduled to have lunch with friends at the location and has no plans to play golf.
After 37 min motorcade from WH, President Trump is having lunch w/friends at Trump National Golf Club in Virginia. Will not play golf. pic.twitter.com/EKNzYg6g8V
— Michael Delauzon (@MichaelDelauzon) March 25, 2017
News outlets are circulating that Saturday’s trip marks the president’s 12th visit to a golf course since being sworn into office, and the eighth consecutive weekend that Trump has traveled to one of his own properties.
Trump is visiting Trump National Golf Club in VA today. This is the 8th straight weekend Trump has visited a property that bears his name.
— Dan Merica (@danmericaCNN) March 25, 2017
Trump is taking heat from liberals on social media for his frequent golf course visits of late, particularly after repeatedly criticizing former President Obama for spending many of his weekends golfing or vacationing during his presidency.
Trump is at his Virginia golf club for “meetings,” per WH.
They said the same thing last week. He played golf. https://t.co/gGly92dtxd
— David Mack (@davidmackau) March 25, 2017
Aaaand Trump decided to go to his golf club — again — this weekend (Trump National in Virginia). Needs a break after playing truck driver!
— Eric Schmeltzer (@JustSchmeltzer) March 25, 2017
— Karen Czarowitz (@kczar61) March 13, 2017
H/T: The Hill
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