TMZ: US $ 139K Christmas Tree Allocated will cost the country's budget more than 100 thousand dollars. The tabloid TMZ named the amount that will be spent on the holiday tree with reference to official documents.
According to the publication, the US National Park Service allocated companies from Ohio to find, transport and plant a Christmas tree 139 thousand dollars (more than 10 , 5 million rubles). The tree will be installed near the White House.
The journalists found out that the American authorities signed the corresponding document in September 2021. The publication noted that this year the country decided to save money – for comparison, in 2019 the Christmas tree cost more than $ 160 thousand.
In December 2020, the network discussed how the White House was decorated for Christmas the wife of the then US President Donald Trump Melania. Compared to the First Lady's previous designs, this traditional festive decor has been described as “lovely” and “strikingly normal”.