Trump in Palm Beach: Another golf club visit, national security adviser interviews

President Donald Trump in his private citizen days of 2011 playing golf at his Trump International Golf Club outside West Palm Beach. He's visiting the club again this morning. (Allen Eyestone/The Palm Beach Post)

President Donald Trump in his private citizen days of 2011 playing golf at his Trump International Golf Club outside West Palm Beach. He’s visiting the club again this morning. (Allen Eyestone/The Palm Beach Post)

PALM BEACH — President Donald Trump — fresh off a campaign-style rally in Melbourne and a Saturday night appearance at the Dana Farber Cancer Institute Discovery Celebration at Mar-a-Lago — is visiting Trump International Golf Club again this morning.

President Donald Trump and former Canadian Prime Minister Brian Mulroney at Mar-a-Lago on Saturday night. (Shannon Donnelly/Palm Beach Daily News)

President Donald Trump and former Canadian Prime Minister Brian Mulroney at Mar-a-Lago on Saturday night. (Shannon Donnelly/Palm Beach Daily News)

The presidential motorcade left Mar-a-Lago at 8:45 a.m. and arrived at the golf club on Summit Boulevard in unincorporated West Palm Beach at 8:58 a.m., according to a White House pool report.

Trump spent about four hours at Trump International on Saturday. He also made visits there of similar duration on Feb. 4, Feb. 5 and last Sunday, though the White House did not confirm that any of the trips was a golf outing.

President Donald Trump with Boynton Beach resident Gene Huber at a Saturday rally in Melbourne. (Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

President Donald Trump with Boynton Beach resident Gene Huber at a Saturday rally in Melbourne. (Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

It’s not all recreation for the president today, however.

He’s planning to speak today with at least four candidates for national security adviser, a post that became vacant when Michael Flynn resigned last week amid questions about his contacts during the transition with the Russian government.

White House spokesman Sean Spicer said Trump will talk with Army strategist Lt. Gen. H.R. McMaster, former United Nations ambassador John Bolton, acting national security adviser Keith Kellogg, West Point superintendent Lt. Gen. Robert Caslen and “potentially more.”

Trump also plans phone conversations with foreign leaders today and a health care strategy session with Health and Human Services Secretary Tom Price and Office of Management and Budget Director Mick Mulvaney.

Trump golfed in Jupiter on Feb. 11 with Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe and two-time U.S. Open champ Ernie Els. If Trump’s previous four-hour visits to his golf club were to play golf, and if today’s visit is a golf outing, he will have played a total of six rounds of golf since his Jan. 20 inauguration. Former President Barack Obama played 333 rounds of golf in his eight years in office.

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