Their salary allowance is courtesy of the U.S. taxpayer.
Details regarding the first lady’s taxpayer-funded “working” vacation to Africa are coming to light. By law, the expenses of government officials are covered by the taxpayers but private individuals accompanying them, of course, must pay their own way.
The passenger manifests confirm the presence of Obama’s daughter’s, Malia and Sasha on the trip. The two girls are listed as “Senior Staff.”
But when Chris Christie took one helicopter ride to watch his son play baseball the media (and most Democrats) made a Federal Case out of it for “wasting” taxpayer dollars.(He reimbursed the state.)
How many taxpayer dollars did Malia and Sasha’s excellent African Adventure waste?
And, if they’re now “Senior Staff,” did we miss the Senate confirmation hearings? Nah, I suppose Dad put them on the payroll via a recess appointment.