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Donald, Melania Trump to visit Florida on Thursday



President Donald Trump and First Lady Melania Trump will visit Florida on Thursday to view damage from Hurricane Irma. 

White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders made the announcement at Tuesday's White House press briefing. 

Sanders told reporters that details on Trump's visit are forthcoming.