First lady Melania Trump visits Harvey responders, dines at Whataburger

First Lady Melania Trump grabs lunch at Whataburger during Texas trip

The first lady of the United States took a break for lunch Wednesday at a South Texas Whataburger, during a trip to meet with families affected by Hurricane Harvey.

First Lady Melania Trump and Second Lady Karen Pence visited a regional chain with a cult following while traveling in Texas.

Mrs. Trump and Mrs. Pence will first go to Corpus Christi to meet with first responders who are a part of the Hurricane Harvey recovery effort.

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"I want to thank Mrs. Trump and Mrs. Pence for visiting today and for their continued interest in the rebuilding and recovery efforts of Texans impacted by Hurricane Harvey", Mrs. Abbott said.

Stephanie Grisham, White House director of communications for Melania Trump, tweeted a photo of the duo as they smiled at the order station. "We all stand with the people of Texas".

"As we approach Christmas this holiday season, your family is an example of what it means to have hope and recognize your blessings", she said. They plan to tour the site of the family's old home and will also see the family's manufactured housing unit provided by the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA).

In October, Trump made her first official public service announcement, reminding people not to forget about the plight of those Americans affected by Hurricanes Harvey, Irma and Maria. Grisham wrote that Whataburger opened its first restaurant in Corpus Christi in 1950. Following that visit, the delegation traveled to Aransas Pass to tour Charlie Marshall Elementary School and meet with teachers and students, followed by a stop at the Coastal Bend Food Bank to meet with volunteers and help sort boxes of donations.

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