Melania Trump appears solo at GOP fundraiser at Mar-a-Lago
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First lady Melania TrumpMelania TrumpThe Hill's Morning Report — Washington readies for Mueller end game Schwarzenegger tells Trump to 'listen to the first lady' before attacking McCain The Hill's 12:30 Report: Trump steps up attacks on McCain MORE made an appearance at a Republican fundraiser in Florida on Friday evening while President TrumpDonald John TrumpHow to stand out in the crowd: Kirsten Gillibrand needs to find her niche Countdown clock is on for Mueller conclusions Omar: White supremacist attacks are rising because Trump publicly says 'Islam hates us' MORE remained in Washington, according to the Palm Beach Post.

The annual fundraiser for the Palm Beach County GOP was held at Mar-a-Lago, the president's private estate where he has spent the weekend on multiple occasions since becoming commander-in-chief.


The county GOP chairman, Michael Barnett, rented Trump's ballroom for $150,000 for the dinner, which drew nearly 700 people who paid $300 and up, according to the report.

Melania Trump appeared briefly at a VIP reception before the dinner, where Florida Gov. Rick Scott (R) and other state officials reportedly spoke.

Trump is holding Saturday meetings at the Trump National Golf Club in Virginia, according to pool reports.