While other names were initially floated for the job, President Trump’s choice of Grisham ensured that another loyalist would become the public face of an administration that has been defined by its pugilistic relationships with journalists.
"I think our husbands are doing (a) fantastic job and I will support my husband if he decided to run again,'' Mrs. Trump said. ``And yes, it's a privilege, a great honour to serve and I will be here.''
The newspaper said Saturday it apologizes ``unreservedly'' to Mrs. Trump and her family for any embarrassment caused by the content of a cover story published Jan. 19 in the newspaper's weekly magazine supplement.
The fact that Ricardel was in limbo on Tuesday reflected an unusual amount of muscle-flexing by the first lady — who normally avoids internecine palace intrigue — as well as the limits of her influence.
US President Donald Trump and First Lady Melania Trump are on their maiden official visit to France where they are scheduled to meet French President Emmanuel Macron and First Lady Brigitte Trogneux. The Trumps are scheduled to dine with Macron and Trogneux at the Eiffel Tower.