US President Donald Trump, First Lady Melania Pay Respects to Justice John Paul Stevens
President Donald Trump and First Lady Melania Trump paid their respects to the late Supreme Court Justice John Paul Stevens, Monday, July 22, at the Supreme Court, where his body lies in repose.
READ MORE: U.S. President Donald Trump has paid his respects to the late Supreme Court Justice John Paul Stevens, who died last week at the age of 99 after suffering a stroke.
“Going with First Lady to pay our respects to Justice Stevens. Leaving now!” he tweeted Monday morning.
The president and first lady Melania Trump were greeted by U.S. Chief Justice John Roberts upon arrival at the Supreme Court’s Great Hall. The Trumps paused silently in front of the flag-draped casket, heads bowed, for a few moments. They later walked over to a portrait of the late jurist, stopping briefly to look at it.