The ladies made headlines final week for condemning the situations of border detention amenities.
The problem is one which Melania Trump has vocally disagreed along with her husband’s insurance policies.
“Sure (I disagree) and I let him (the President) know. I did not know that that coverage would come out. I used to be blindsided by it. I advised him at dwelling, and I mentioned to him that I really feel that is unacceptable, and he felt the identical,” she added.
A CNN request touch upon her husband’s tweets was not returned by Stephanie Grisham, the White Home press secretary who additionally serves as the primary woman’s spokeswoman.
Grisham tweeted Monday: “So typical to look at the mainstream media and Dems assault @realDonaldTrump for talking on to the American folks. His message is easy: the united statesA. is the best nation on Earth, but when folks aren’t joyful right here they do not have to remain. Below President Trump, our nation is flourishing and it’ll solely get higher — regardless of how a lot the left tries to say in any other case.”
The primary woman has appeared to contradict the President a number of occasions throughout her tenure from his use of social media as a platform for infrequent bullying, to her ideas about NBA celebrity LeBron James, whose mental capability was questioned by the President in a tweet final summer time.
Nevertheless, Melania Trump has aligned with the President on her beliefs concerning the immigration course of — that it should be approached legally and by-the-book. She has a number of occasions mentioned publicly that she lawfully went via the steps to develop into a citizen shortly after she started working and residing in America in 1996.
The primary woman was born in Slovenia, then a part of communist Yugoslavia. Slovenia claimed its independence in 1991 when Trump was 21 years outdated, across the identical time she left her dwelling nation to pursue a modeling profession in Italy and France. She finally landed in New York Metropolis, the place she met then-real property businessman and persona Donald Trump in 1998. She married Trump in 2005 and obtained her United States citizenship the next yr.
Melania Trump’s mother and father, Viktor and Amalija Knavs, additionally went via the immigration course of, utilizing the perjoratively referred to as “chain migration” route the President has criticized. The Knavs’ have been granted citizenship in August 2018. A supply with direct data of Melania Trump’s mother and father and their immigration standing beforehand advised CNN that she had sponsored her mother and father for his or her inexperienced playing cards, a standing that allowed them to stay and work within the US indefinitely and paved the way in which for citizenship.
The Knavs’s immigration lawyer, Michael Wildes, who additionally labored with Melania Trump on her immigration course of a number of years prior, advised CNN on the time of the Knavs’ US citizenship course of: “It went properly and they’re very grateful and appreciative of this glorious day for his or her household.”