A source familiar with the situation said many White House officials were caught by surprise.
“Of course for many, this time of year will be tinged with sadness.”
“The holiday helper that keeps COVID in check.”
“This is one of my favorite events during holiday time.”
“When you hear that holiday music… think COVID Grinch and be on alert.”
“From coast to coast, the bond that all American’s share is an appreciation for our traditions, values, and history.”
“He also said, ‘The only way you can use the Plaza is if I’m in the movie.'”