But POTUS wants a working dinner and says he'll be talking about healthcare.
If anything, Trump's absence may indirectly allow the dinner to course-correct.
The popular dance competition that pairs amateur two-steppers with the pros reportedly asked both former first ladies and got concrete “no's” in response.
The neighborhood already counts the Obamas, Jeff Bezos, and Ivanka Trump and Jared Kushner as residents.
The party scene around the annual media dinner is losing its luster under a Trump administration.
"It just didn't work out for us,” Crist told the Tampa Bay Times.
The transgender actress has become a go-to voice after the administration rescinded protections for transgender students.
Jenner took to Twitter to chide the president for revoking an Obama-era order requiring states to allow trans students to use the school bathroom of their choosing.
Schilling was in town recording his Breitbart radio show during the annual Conservative Political Action Conference.
Legend on being a celebrity activist: “The way you combat people not taking your intellectual heft seriously is doing the work."