Donald Trump on Thursday was making his traditional call to the troops stationed around the world, contacting them via video link from the White House.
The president and first lady have skipped their usual Mar-a-Lago retreat and instead were remaining in Washington.
Mr Trump spent Thursday morning playing golf, tweeting about Fox News and gloating about his bitter rival Andrew Cuomo’s loss in the Supreme Court, after the justices ruled against his plan to limit attendance at religious services due to the pandemic.
“HAPPY THANKSGIVING,” the president tweeted, with a link to the ruling against New York’s governor.
Joe Biden, meanwhile, is in Delaware at home and has issued a Thanksgiving message to the country he will soon lead, telling them that their sacrifice