Nope, the headline really isn’t hyperbole.
“Two hundred and fifty rounds, that’s more than a guy who plays in the PGA tour plays,” Trump said. “He played more golf last year than Tiger Woods. No think of it. We don’t have time for this … We have to work.”
During a rally Monday evening in Grand Rapids, Mich., Trump said, “it was reported today [he] played 250 rounds of golf and he’s going to be in Hawaii, I think did they say for three weeks? How can a president — for three weeks…?”
Obama is in the Aloha State with the first family for their annual Christmas vacation, but for two weeks. Also, it was reported at the end of August by the Washington Examiner that Obama had reached his 244th round of golf, and by some estimates he hit 250 rounds by the end of the month.
George W. Bush famously gave up golf when we went to war in Afghanistan and Iraq. And now his golfing days are dedicated to charity for America’s veterans:
We’re now facing a greater threat than Al-Qaeda. Shouldn’t Obama get the memo?
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