Hotel and Vehicles for 24-Hour Obama Philippines Visit: $1.1 Million Staff
Posted: May 15, 2014 11:18 AM
The official White House schedule says President Obama was in the Philippines for less than 24 hours, but the estimated cost of the hotel and vehicle rentals in support of the trip topped $1.1 million. The hotel contract (Sofitel Luxury Hotel) provided for up to 3,600 room night plus various function rooms for $873,675: