Trump gives Melania the honor to light National Christmas Tree in DC

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Image: The White House unveiled its Christmas decorations in a series of social media posts. This time, it's about her Christmas decorations. "I think they look fantastic", the first lady said during a panel discussion on the opioid epidemic at Liberty University. "I teach him to be responsible and treat people with respect and kindness, and that's very important for me".

"We are in the 21st century and everybody has a different taste", Trump said. "Thank you to the many volunteers and staff who worked hard to decorate the halls of the People's House in Christmas cheer".

But the event was aimed mostly at discussing the United States opioid epidemic and she said she had taught her son "what is right, what is wrong".

On the latest installment of her show, Wendy told her audience that she is weirded out by the first family's Christmas trees.

Asked by Bolling if she ever has time to "make a casserole or something", she laughed. Remember last June when she wore a jacket that said "I really don't care, do you" as a rebuke to critics?

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Now she has responded to the criticism during a speech yesterday at Liberty University in Lynchburg, Virginia in the US.

Also participating is Dianna Hart, whose daughter, Demi Lovato, has been vocal about her struggle with addiction. The other two areas of focus are the health and well-being of children, and avoiding the pitfalls of social media, including cyberbullying and negativity online.

Melania is no stranger to backlash over her taste in holiday decor.

During her speech, Mrs. Trump called the opioid epidemic the worst drug crisis in American history.

Trump encouraged students to "be courageous enough to ask" if someone needs help "or strong enough to stand with them as they fight through the disease".

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