While First Lady Michelle Obama enjoys her $8,400/night suite at the five-star Westin Hotel in Chaoyang, President Obama is running up quite the tab in Europe. According to The Guardian, the President’s trip to Brussels required a 900-person entourage and cost the city about $10.4 million – no word on how much money the American taxpayer are on the hook for…
…Brussels mayor Yvan Mayeur explained typical visits and summits run the city about $690,000 (€500,000) in extra police, military and transport expenses. But “you can multiply that figure by 20” Mayeur said of President Obama’s trip.
To add insult to injury, the Secret Service is once again making headlines for inappropriate behavior. TheWashington Post reports three agents were sent home ahead of President Obama’s arrival in the Netherlands after one agent was found “drunk and passed out” in an Amsterdam hotel.
“I have never in my life seen such behavior from the Secret Service,” Glenn said. “We have seen it over and over and over again in this regime – the Secret Service misbehaving and behaving badly.”…
The entire article, with video, is at GlennBeck.com