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01 December 2017, 06:36 | Damon Campbell
Melania Trump celebrates the 95th National Christmas Tree Lighting ceremony. Rex Shutterstock
Each one of us is a child of God.
Alongside PresidentDonald Trump, the former model took part in the revelry in a festive outfit ensemble that included the Louboutins in a complementary nude color teamed with a checked - and very festive-looking - red Chanel pre-fall '17 belted jacket.
In his later remarks, the president told the crowd how long he'd been waiting to say "Merry Christmas", a nod to his 2016 campaign promises that Americans would be "saying Merry Christmas again".
"Her theme is "Time-Honored Traditions", which the White Housesaid pays respect to 200 years of holiday traditions at the executive mansion. That is what makes every Christmas merry?".
Co-hosts Dean Cain and Kathie Lee Gifford were with the president and first lady Melania Trump as the switch lit up the Christmas tree, adorned in blue and yellow lights. "We are called to serve one another, to love one another, and to pursue peace in our hearts and all throughout the world".
The night was a big outing for the Trump family, including the president's daughters Tiffany and Ivanka, who was with her three children and husband, Jared Kushner; as well as his son Donald Jr and his wife Vanessa.
"Living trees have been used as the National Christmas Tree since 1973, and before that from 1924-1953".
The First Lady unveiled on Monday the White House's Christmas decoration and said that "the President, Barron, and I are very excited for our first Christmas in the White House".
In 2017, that Christmas spirit is now on full display at the White House. To qualify for the national contest, growers must first win their state or regional competitions, so being named National Grand Champion is a major achievement.
In a move that stunned many in Washington, cable news network CNN opted to skip this year's White House Christmas party.
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