Mr. Dufour said that the Queen Anne-style house provides privacy and a respite from the hustle and bustle that is not available to the White House in Washington. The White House “is cute but beautiful, but you live above the store”, Mr. Dufour said.
The seven vice presidents who lived in the first circle of the observatory before Ms. Harris cherish the vast land and the ability to build their own houses. When the Bidens lived there, they painted the dining room the same blue as their home in Delaware and borrowed hanging pieces from the National Gallery.
It has also become a tradition for each new tenant to preside over the improvement of this 1
When Jill Biden told the then Vice President and Second Lady Bidens to leave the residence in 2017, Jill Biden told the Washington Post: “Everyone Both have made some contributions.” But Ms. Harris and Mr. Emhoff have not yet done so.
On Tuesday, an official in Ms. Harris’s office said that the vice president and Mr. Emhoff will “discuss long-term projects” that will include elements of California, where she served as attorney general, senator, and inherited Her cultural heritage. As the first woman of color to take this job.
Ms. Harris’s predecessor often held personal or official events at home and often interacted with people nearby. They had to deal with daily convoy jams and the noise of two Marines flying over their heads.
Dufour said: “You must be conscious when holding an event.” “People nearby feel heavy traffic.”