The First Family must know its compulsion for throwing lavish, star-studded parties, at a time when the country is still reeling from the Obama “recovery,” is a recipe for lousy optics.
So the family tried–and failed–to keep secret an inauguration party featuring Kerry Washington, Eva Longoria, Harvey Weinstein and James Taylor, among others.
President Obama and Michelle Obama held the hush-hush, swanky, ultra-A-list party to celebrate his second term the night he took the oath of office….
The guest list that reveals who attended was never released though the White House visitors log from January, which came out at the end of April and was examined by The Hill: a mix of rock stars, actors, top campaign donors, White House aides, Obama friends and leading Democratic politicians….
Some of the names include actor Jamie Foxx; Obama adviser David Axelrod; Rep. Joaquín Castro (D-Texas) and his twin brother, San Antonio Mayor Julian Castro; singer Kelly Clarkson; Sen. Tim Kaine (D-Va.); actress Eva Longoria; singer James Taylor…