White House rehangs Clinton, Bush portraits moved under Trump

White House officials have apparently rehung portraits of former Presidents George W. Bush and Bill ClintonWilliam (Bill) Jefferson ClintonBiden: A good coach knows when to change up the team Perdue proposes election police force in Georgia To boost economy and midterm outlook, Democrats must pass clean energy bill MORE in a prominent location after former President TrumpDonald TrumpDeputy AG: DOJ investigating fake Trump electors Former Boston Red Sox star David Ortiz elected to Baseball Hall of Fame Overnight Health Care — Senators unveil pandemic prep overhaul MORE's staff broke tradition by moving them away from areas typically used by guests.

CNN reported Monday that a White House official said the two portraits were returned to the Grand Foyer of the Executive Mansion; previously, Trump White House officials had placed them in the Old Family Dining Room, a smaller, less-visited area.

The change reportedly occurred within hours of President BidenJoe BidenDeputy AG: DOJ investigating fake Trump electors On The Money — Vaccine-or-test mandate for businesses nixed Warner tests positive for breakthrough COVID-19 case MORE taking office.


"The portraits were returned to their traditional locations in the Cross Hall on Inauguration Day by the Office of the Curator," a spokesperson told the Daily Mail.

Traditional protocol dictates that portraits of more recent presidents — as well as those with prominent places in U.S. history — be placed in areas where guests frequent.

Bush and Clinton are the two most recent presidents to see their portraits hung in the White House; former President ObamaBarack Hussein ObamaWhat does the Preamble to the Constitution have to do with Build Back Better? White House underscores action amid violent crime streak Biden frustration with Fox News breaks through surface MORE's White House portrait has yet to be unveiled.