Perspective | What’s It Like Being a Washington Tour Guide With Donald Trump As President?
Perspective | What’s it like being a Washington tour guide with Donald Trump as president?
“For all the talk about living in a D.C. bubble, this has been an occupation where I’ve gotten the chance to interact with a lot of people from across the country.”This is a guy I know talking about being a tour guide in Washington. Many tourists — young, old, American, foreign — depend on one of the District’s licensed tour guides to get a sense of this city, its architecture, its history.
Sounds straightforward. But nothing is straightforward in Washington these days. I wondered: How have their jobs changed with Trump in office?
Some guides said they try …