Seuss books to one deserving school in each state as part of National Read-a-Book Day.However, the gift was spurned by a Massachusetts elementary school librarian, who decried both the selection of her school and the choice of Dr.Mc Iver issued the following statement explaining what transpired:"In working with Melania on her recent first lady speech, we discussed many people who inspired her and messages she wanted to share with the American people. Over the phone, she read me some passages from Mrs. I wrote them down and later included some of the phrasing in the draft that ultimately became the final speech." published nude photos of a then 25-year-old Melania Trump, including one in which she lay in bed with another woman.
In her early days of modeling, Trump worked in Milan and Paris, before moving to New York in 1996. One of the first controversial images that began circulating online was her 2000 British spread that had her lying naked on a fur blanket.
There she gained steady work, working with well-known photographers like Patrick Demarchelier and Helmut Newton, and landing covers on magazines such as Melania met her future husband Donald Trump at a New York fashion party in 1998. The controversy didn't stop there: In July 2016, Melania Trump gave a speech at the Republican National Convention, from which some passages were found to be identical to Michelle Obama's 2008 Democratic National Convention speech.
Her father was a car dealer and her mother was a designer for children's clothing.
She grew up in a modest home with her younger sister and later discovered she had an older half brother, whom her father had from a previous relationship.
News outlets were quick to point out the irony that her husband was known for his use of the social media platform Twitter to insult opponents.
On November 8, 2016, Donald Trump won the majority of electoral college votes and was elected the 45th president of the United States in a stunning defeat of Hillary Clinton.
The display reportedly came together with the assistance of 150 volunteers from 29 states.“The President, Barron, and I are very excited for our first Christmas in the White House,” Melania said in a statement.
“As with many families across the country, holiday traditions are very important to us.
"This isn’t something she wanted and it isn’t something he ever thought he’d win," said one longtime friend of the couple. I don’t think she thought it was going to happen."Whether or not she ever intended to live in the White House, the first lady went all-out for her first holiday season as a resident there.
She publicly revealed her Christmas decorations on November 27, 2017, showcasing her Balsam fir trees draped with "icicles" and trimmed with glass ornaments emblazoned with the seal of each state and territory.
"I always believe that you need to treat each other with respect, and kindness and compassion," she told the students.