At 1:17 p.m., FLOTUS pool loaded into vans along the South Lawn. From afar, we watched FLOTUS and Sara Netanyahu leave the Oval Office and walk along the Colonnade.
At 2:27 p.m., motorcade departed for the National Museum of African American History and Culture. We arrived at 2:31 p.m., and are holding on the C3 level, under Founding America Wall, which features a large display of the Declaration of Independence. FLOTUS and Mrs. Netanyahu are expected to appear here together shortly.
Pool asked WH who chose this as a venue -- FLOTUS or Mrs. Netanyahu -- and why, and has not yet received any response.