Tuesday, April 11, 2017


The New York Times  reports it is :
"unclear whether Sean Spicer, the White House press secretary, will reprise his appearance in a bunny suit for this year's White House egg rolling event, as he did a decade ago when George W. Bush was president and Mr. Spicer was an aide " but
“Plans for the Easter Egg Roll are well underway, and the White House looks forward to hosting it,” said Stephanie Grisham, Mrs. Trump’s communications director...
The evidence points to a quickly thrown-together affair ... staffed by 200 volunteers, one-fifth of the usual number. These people spoke on the condition of anonymity because they were not authorized to describe the plans for the Easter Egg Roll, which are still evolving just a week before the event.
The White House has ordered 40,000 of the commemorative eggs  about half of the roughly 85,000 ordered in 2016 — [from  Wells Wood Turning of Buckfield Maine] ... said Ashley Broadway-Mack, the president of the American Military Partner Association, which represents the families of gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender service members and has received tickets for five to 10 of them for each of the last several years. “Unfortunately, the Trump administration has not reached out about it.”

American Assocoation for the Advancement of Scince  President -Elect Margaret Hamburg was not available for comment on the organization's Egg Roll for Science  plans.