It’s no secret that President Obama is in Florida this weekend to play some golf, but don’t expect any reports about his golf game. For whatever reason, the White House declared a news lid just as the president was about to tee off. Rather than head back to their hotel 15 miles away, however, the press pool voted instead to take shelter in a maintenance shed so as to remain somewhat close to the president.
Here’s a shot of the press pool’s lavish accommodations:
The Examiner reports that the airfare alone will cost taxpayers $843,508.
Editor’s note: This post has been updated with an additional tweet.