No, because as everyone knows, the US government is secretly (yet, everyone knows?) run by aliens. The President is allowed to attend shopping center openings and funerals, but he cannot go to military bases and see the reverse-engineered UFO spy-planes.
come on... are you serious?
he is the freaking Commander-in-Chief!
sure, Dick Cheney LOOKED like he was a lizardman from Zeti Reticulii wearing a cheap skin-suit, but ... well, okay, he just might have been really a lizardman etc...