While much has been made of the Trump-funded fast food smorgasbord the White House offered up to the college football champion Clemson Tigers on Monday, POTUS's crack about first lady Melania Trump and second lady Karen Pence making salads has some critics calling him sexist. Lineman Matt Bockhorst joked that no one would pass up a pile of McDonald's burgers. Trump told the team gathered Monday in the White House East Room. "We're gonna give you the proper meal that you deserve because that was one great game".
When a fan asked Lawrence on how many times he plans on returning to the White House, the champion QB enthusiastically replied, "Hopefully, a few more!"
The New York Democrat insisted Monday that the only reason for the shutdown was that Trump had changed his mind about signing spending bills that the Senate had passed a year ago Trump backed off any signings in late December after some House conservatives urged Trump to insist on securing money for his promised border wall. He purchased McDonald's sandwiches, including Big Macs and Filet-O-Fish, and more options from Wendy's and Burger King, as well as pizzas from Domino's.
The vice president said that he and the Trump administration were also concerned about the 70 percent of undocumented immigrants that "report being victims of violence along the journey [to the U.S.] at the hands of human traffickers, drug smugglers and vicious gangs", citing data from Doctors Without Borders.More news: Leishman makes move in Sony Open golf
"And they'll want to make a citizen's arrest", she said, the aide told ABC.
"Until they start focusing on the country and not just on stopping the president, I don't know how you can reach an agreement with these folks", Jordan said.
A group of rank and file members of the Democratic party turned down an invitation from the White House to negotiate a path to reopening the government on Tuesday.
Pizzas, some topped with olives and tomatoes, also were on the menu. Silver bowls held the condiments, and stacks of white plates sat nearby.
US President Donald Trump said that he rejected a suggestion by Senator Lindsey Graham, R, that he allow the government to temporarily reopen while continuing negotiations with Congress over funds for a wall along the US-Mexico border. Several young men were spotted eating multiple burgers at the standup tables dotting the East Room. She added that unless the government reopens this week, they should find another date or Trump should deliver the address in writing.