Trump buys burgers and pizza for Clemson's White House visit
16 January, 2019, 22:42 | Author: Kevin Carter
While recent polls show most Americans believe the president and congressional Republicans shoulder the blame for the current partial shutdown, Rep. Jodey Arrington, R-Texas, told reporters at the White House to not expect Trump will be swayed and back down on his demand for a border wall. This is about showing them how a proper celebration looks in adulthood.
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The White House had also invited rank-and-file House Democrats to the luncheon, bypassing Speaker Nancy Pelosi and other party leaders, but they declined to attend.
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In a video of the event the players seem to be enjoying the food.
Atlanta-based rapper Quavo took to social media Tuesday and extended an open invitation to the Clemson Tigersfootball team to celebrate its recent College Football Playoff title win. Asked about the spread, Trump said it was "great American food", but Twitter users - and a few of the guests - thought otherwise.
You'd expect a fancy feast when visiting the White House, but the shutdown meant that many of its staff were furloughed.
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"It's out of my pocket, I got you guys, I got it".
"Or do I go out and send out for about 1,000 hamburgers?" Silver trays held stacks of wrapped burgers from Wendy's. We have Big Macs. "He'll be like the rat in Charlotte's Web tonight rolling around in Quarter Pounders with cheese".
"So I had a choice", he said during the meal. Pelosi and her leadership team have met several times with Trump during the shutdown, now in its 25th day. The young men at Clemson are athletes-their bodies are incredibly important and the president of the United States thought it'd be fun to serve them piles of processed salt sludge. Congratulations on your stunning victory against a great team and your second national championship in three years. The President looks forward to having a working lunch with House Republicans to solve the border crisis and reopen the government.
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