During a visit to coastal Texas to meet with first responders and victims of Hurricane Harvey, First Lady Melania Trump took a detour to a favorite regional fast food chain for lunch.
First Lady Melania Trump and Second Lady Karen Pence visited a regional chain with a cult following while traveling in Texas.
Stephanie Grisham, the Director of Communications for FLOTUS, tweeted out an image of the pair placing their orders.
"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 also helped with a poetry class in the school library. Among the authorities the first and second lady spoke to were Texas Land Commissioner George P. Bush and Cecilia Abbott, who is the wife of Texas Governor Greg Abbott.
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December 6, 2017Hope it was a great meal!
Corpus Christi Police Department spotted them and commended their burger choice.
The two women flew to Corpus Christi on Wednesday to view recovery efforts since Hurricane Harvey hit more than three months ago. They also visited the family's new Manufactured Housing Unit, provided by FEMA, which will serve as the family's temporary residence until they can move into a new, rebuilt home.
But as they were leaving town, they stopped by Whataburger to see what all the fuss was about.