The issue for me would be that there is a "personal" budget and a "public" budget ... it would be nice of the Obama's to offer their home to a friend for a wedding as long it comes from their personal funds. To set a precedent of using public funds would not be a good thing.
I would say that even a small crowd of 35 would require additional staffing that would not be there if nothing were happening that day.
"Know in your heart that all things are possible. We couldn't conceive of a miracle if none ever happened." -Libby Fudim
I don't use the PM feature, so just email me direct at the address shown above.
"So what is big is not always the Trout nor the Deer but the chance, the being there. And what is full is not necessarily the creel nor the freezer, but the memory." ~ Aldo Leopold
"The Greatest Obstacle to Discovery is not Ignorance -- It is the Illusion of Knowledge" ~ Daniel Boorstin
I don't personally know anyone who admits voting for him!
"We" is a tricky word. I'll leave it to those interested to explore it. Google or other searches will define it differently....JD
One cannot reason someone out of something they were not reasoned into. - Jonathan Swift
If you live in this country and believe in free elections and are willing to abide by them, then it is "we" no matter how you voted.
Ole and Sven are quietly sitting in a boat fishing, chewing and drinking beer when suddenly Sven says, 'I think I'm gonna divorce my wife - she ain't spoke to me in over 2 months.' Ole sips his beer and says, 'Better think it over...women like that are hard to find.'