President Trump and Vice President Pence in Palm Beach this weekend

President Trump and Vice President Pence in Palm Beach this weekend (MGN)

President Donald Trump and the First Family have returned to Palm Beach for the weekend.

Vice President Mike Pence is also due to spend time in Florida, including Palm Beach, this weekend.

President Donald Trump, joined by First Lady Melania Trump and son Barron, touched down Friday night at Palm Beach International Airport.

The White House has released a fairly light schedule for the President. Saturday afternoon the President is scheduled to receive his daily intelligence briefing, followed by a phone call with Brazil’s President.

Vice President Mike Pence, meanwhile will spend Saturday afternoon in Jacksonville to hold a series of economic-related listening sessions and tours. Saturday night the Vice President will travel to Palm Beach where he is scheduled to deliver a speech at The Breakers Resort for the gathering of the Club for Growth dinner.

According to their website, Club for Growth is a national conservative organization focused on free-enterprise. They are also in favor of repealing President’s Obama’s signature healthcare law, Affordable Care Act.

Sunday morning, Vice President Pence will attend a church service in Broward County before returning to Washington, D.C.

It's unclear if President Trump and Vice President Pence will spend any time together Saturday night when the two are in Palm Beach.

Joining the President on the trip is top advisor Steve Bannon.

This is the President Trump’s fifth trip to Palm Beach since taking office. The frequency of his trips have been the point of criticism among some who say the trips are becoming too costly for Palm Beach County taxpayers.

It’s estimated each trip to Palm Beach cost in total approximately $3 million.

Teri Barbera, spokeswoman with Palm Beach County Sheriff’s Office, says it costs PBSO alone approximately $60,000 per day the President is in town. Not including this weekend’s trip, PBSO deputies have racked up more than $500,000 in overtime, which will not be paid back by the federal government.

County leaders, such as Democratic County Commissioner David Kerner, and Congressman Ted Deutch and Congresswoman Lois Frankel, are among those who say they are efforting the federal government to reimburse the county for costs related to the President’s travel to Palm Beach.

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