Whoa. Did he not plan to tell the people of Chicago where he was spending the holidays? https://t.co/h7o4xUQIKp
— Ron Fournier (@ron_fournier) December 2, 2015
While interviewing Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel in Chicago this morning, Politico’s Mike Allen let slip the supposedly off-the-record detail that the Emanuel family is going to Cuba on their winter break:
Rahm now furious at Mike Allen for revealing that his family will be vacationing in Cuba
— Kia Makarechi (@Kia_Mak) December 2, 2015
Mayor Rahm Emanuel furious with Politico's Mike Allen for telling crowd that the mayor will take his family to Cuba over the holidays.
— Bill Ruthhart (@BillRuthhart) December 2, 2015
Mike Allen asks about trip to Cuba the mayor is taking with family, Rahm says he doesn't appreciate Mike bringing private convo up in public
— Lauren Chooljian (@laurenchooljian) December 2, 2015
Rahm Emanuel gets angry with @mikeallen for asking him about a family trip he's taking to Cuba
— Aamer Madhani (@AamerISmad) December 2, 2015
Here’s the video. He’s legit angry and is defending the trip by saying it’s important to show his kids different parts of the world:
The first rule of Rahm Emanuel vacations to Cuba is: you do not talk about Rahm Emanuel vacations to Cuba https://t.co/A6ZDD8lQ7f
— John Hudson (@John_Hudson) December 2, 2015
Exit question 1: He can’t show his kids a part of the world not run by a brutal dictator?
Exit question 2: Why does Rahm think this information deserves to be kept secret?