Girl's Faith In Santa Unshaken After 'Marginal' Phone Call From Trump



Then, he asked the girl if she still believed in Santa.

"I thought it would be wrong for me to be with my family", he told reporters in the Oval Office after the give and take with members of the Army, Navy, Air Force, Marines and Coast Guard from their stations in Guam, Bahrain, Qatar and Alaska.

"Because at 7, it's marginal, right?" the president pressed. She replied: "Yes sir".

"It wasn't really (nerve-wracking), I just had to think of what the truth was", Collman said. Trump asks in a video taken at Collman's home that was posted by the paper.

Since 1955, NORAD (North American Aerospace Defence Command) has been using radar detection to track Santa's journey as he travels the whole globe in a night delivering presents.

After a brief pause, Trump chuckled for a second and said, "Well, you just enjoy yourself".

After the call, she sat in the kitchen with her two siblings, a friend, and her parents, musing about Trump's family and his plans for the holiday.

"He used it with 'Santa, ' so maybe it has something to do with Christmas?" she said in response to a question.

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Democrats, who are taking over the House in January, don't share that view and they want Cohen to testify before Congress. Trump compared his situation to one involving President Barack Obama's 2008 campaign.

The internet was fairly split in reaction: Some people found the quip amusing while others - not so much.

In one of the Christmas Eve calls, Trump chatted with a 7-year-old.

She said she found gifts under the tree on Christmas from Santa, including a brand new American girl doll. "It didn't bother me - I like to talk to my kids like adults".

Donnie and his wife, US First Lady Melania Trump, were taking calls from kids across the whole of the US of A as part of a Christmas tradition. "Please tell [your family] I wish them a happy Christmas, '" Erica explained.

The House passed a budget and the Senate passed a separate budget but lawmakers couldn't reach an agreement with Trump, who wanted the House budget to pass the Senate.

Melania Trump tweeted and said that answering the calls, which the pair did previous year as well, is "becoming one of my favorite traditions!"

He assailed the Federal Reserve for raising interest rates, railed against Democrats who refuse to fund the wall he wants to build on the US-Mexico border, and blasted the investigation into his campaign's ties to Russian Federation, among other regular targets. "The only one that doesn't want the wall are the Democrats because they don't mind open borders". He spoke on Tuesday by video conference to members of all five branches of the United States military.

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