Melania Trump And Karen Pence Visit South Texas For Harvey Follow Up: Your Texas Roundup

First lady Melania TrumpMelania TrumpTrump ambassador pick faced complaints from female workers: report Trump lashes out at 'Fake News Media' over Mueller indictments Sanders rebuffs WaPo on Trump focusing on shooting responders: 'Very misleading' MORE> and second lady Karen PenceKaren Sue PenceThe Hill's 12:30 Report Generals to join US Olympic delegation to South Korea The Hill's 12:30 Report MORE> on Wednesday visited popular Texas hamburger chain Whataburger while in the state to meet with victims of Hurricane Harvey.

On our way out of town, @FLOTUS & @SecondLady decided to stop in to @Whataburger for some lunch! The American chain opened its 1st restaurant in Corpus Christi, TX in 1950! pic.twitter.com/Jh7iYaD0I6

— Stephanie Grisham (@StephGrisham45) December 6, 2017

Hope it was a great meal! Thanks for stopping by. https://t.co/rWOLdNPv7u

— Whataburger® (@Whataburger) December 6, 2017

Trump and Pence also bought lunch for the press pool traveling with them.

.@flotus and @SecondLady bought the press pool @Whataburger French fries! #melaniaInTX pic.twitter.com/eVce2zaUBs

— Julie Garcia (@reporterjulie) December 6, 2017

The two visited the burger chain while in Corpus Christi, where they participated in a meet and greet with first responders to the storm.  

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Trump and Pence then met with a family in Rockport, Texas, whose home was destroyed in the storm.

They also visited a local elementary school to speak with teachers and students about the storm.

Hurricane Harvey made landfall in Texas in late August as a Category 4 storm.

Source : http://thehill.com/blogs/ballot-box/363691-melania-trump-and-karen-pence-visit-whataburger-in-texas