Can’t they just swing by Best Buy and pick up a couple of refrigerators on-sale?
Unfortunately, it’s not that easy when you’re talking about replacing a couple of outdated fridges on Air Force One. These “cold chiller units” aren’t like your usual in-kitchen appliance: the custom-design refrigerators (required to store 3,000 meals) are going to cost taxpayers $23.6 million.
Even with regular maintenance since they were installed back in 1990, the refrigerators have been in progressively tougher shape from year-to-year.
If all goes well, the two new cooling systems should be good to go before October 30, 2019. The installation process will be taking place in several locations: including Oklahoma City and San Antonio.
Here’s what former President Obama’s senior adviser Eric Schultz had to say about “Refrigeratorgate”:
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Source: New York Daily News