President Donald Trump, first lady Melania Trump, and their son Barron walk up the steps of Air Force One at Palm Beach International Airport in West Palm Beach, Fla., after spending a week in November at Mar-a-Lago.
President Donald Trump, first lady Melania Trump, and their son Barron walk up the steps of Air Force One at Palm Beach International Airport in West Palm Beach, Fla., after spending a week in November at Mar-a-Lago. Susan Walsh AP
President Donald Trump, first lady Melania Trump, and their son Barron walk up the steps of Air Force One at Palm Beach International Airport in West Palm Beach, Fla., after spending a week in November at Mar-a-Lago. Susan Walsh AP

Martin Vassolo is a general assignment reporter on the Miami Herald’s metro desk. He was a member of the Herald’s reporting team covering the 2018 midterm elections and Florida’s recount. Previously, he worked as a political reporting intern with the Herald and as editor-in-chief of the University of Florida’s student newspaper, The Independent Florida Alligator.