Obamas getting royal travel perks, presidential pomp, security in Europe trip

Obamas getting royal travel perks, presidential pomp, security in Europe trip
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[Ed. – Bonus: U.S. taxpayer is providing Secret Service support for all of this.]

In last week’s visit to Italy, Barack Obama complained about global warming and climate change.

On Friday, the former president and his wife Michelle arrived in Tuscany aboard a private plane, escorted to a military base by six fighter jets, then whisked away in 13-car motorcade to a private villa where the stay costs regular folk $15,000 per night.

But the Obamas will likely not be paying for their five-night stay at the refurbished 14th century village as it is owned by Obama’s former ambassador to Italy, John Philips, the Daily Mail reported.

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The former president and first lady landed at Grosseto Air Base on Friday, escorted by six Eurofighter Fourth Wing jets.

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