Kamala Harris and Her ‘Dysfunctional’ Staff Throw Party at VP’s Residence

Opal Vadhan/Twitter

Vice President Kamala Harris and her workers threw a celebration at the Naval Observatory that was caught on digicam by a number of attendees, simply days after a Politico piece depicting that same staff as a “dysfunctional” mess dominated one political information cycle.

The VP and Second Gentleman Doug Emhoff (which is reportedly short for “Douglas”) hosted what was dubbed as a post-July 4th BBQ for the press and comms staff, a gathering that was documented at size in practically two-dozen images that have been tweeted out by numerous members of mentioned workers.

Personal Assistant to the Vice President Opal Vadhan was first to tweet images from the occasion, and wrote “What an honor to be at the Vice President’s residence with unimaginable colleagues for a put up July 4th BBQ. As at all times an honor to work on a staff that appears like America. Thank you, @VP & @ SecondGentleman for having us over! #VPRBBQ”.

Senior Advisor and Chief Spokesperson for the Vice President Symone Sanders additionally posted a thread that includes 9 images, and wrote “Tonight the Vice President and Second Gentlemen hosted the staff at their residence. The meals was good and the individuals have been superb. #VPRBBQ,” later correcting the typo in “Gentleman.”

Other comms workers members — Vadhan, Peter Velz, Rachel Palermo, and Vince Evans — posted extra images of the completely satisfied occasion as nicely.

The veep hosted a historic bipartisan dinner for ladies senators a couple of weeks in the past, and that gathering generated an identical quantity of Twitter photographs, however not fairly as many as this one did.

The digital photograph essay comes on the heels of unfavorable reporting from nameless sources on the vice chairman’s workplace, which prompted a variety of White House officers to speak out in protection of Harris and her staff.

That context is hard to overlook on this deluge of completely satisfied images, the subtext of which may simply as nicely be “Excuse me, who’s dysfunctional?”

To which some would possibly say “That’s simply what you’d count on a dysfunctional workers to do,” so that you be the choose.

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