REPORT: Eight newly elected Dem governors skip out on meeting with Trump

DECEMBER 14, 2018

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Eight newly elected Democratic governors declined invitations from the White House to meet with President Trump on Thursday, or were unable to attend due to unforeseen circumstances.

The White House reportedly invited 22 state and U.S. territory governor-elects representing both parties to meet with Trump; at least 13 accepted the invitation.

The article goes on to state the following:

Minnesota Gov.-elect Tim Walz cited being busy organizing his incoming administration in his refusal.

The report lists the following newly-elected Democrat governors as skipping out on the meeting with the president:

  • Tim Walz – Minnesota
  • Ned Lamont – Connecticut
  • Steve Sisolak – Nevada
  • Laura Kelly – Kansas
  • Michelle Lujan Grisham – New Mexico
  • Janet Mills – Maine
  • Jared Polis – Colorado
  • Gavin Newsom – California (His father died.)

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9 Comments

  1. Kathy December 14th, 2018 at 12:08 pm

    These people in government are really making the United States look good

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  2. ZS December 14th, 2018 at 12:10 pm

    Hope they don’t come crying to Trump for things they need for their state . President Trump knows how to play their game. Let the show begin!!

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  3. Capit December 14th, 2018 at 12:27 pm

    Total disrespect. Shows their defiance of the office of President.
    Sickening how arrogant these jerks are.

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  4. Yvonne December 14th, 2018 at 1:32 pm

    Demo-rats afraid of another pressor? I thought they enjoyed the notoriety.

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  5. Sonja December 14th, 2018 at 7:26 pm

    Kinda like truant students. There punished or fined or whatever it should be that the that are acting like a child should have consequences. Fines etc. It part of their job to be respected to the president whether they like him or not. He his our President.

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  6. Kathyjo December 14th, 2018 at 7:26 pm

    Wow! What a juvenile act. I really wish those Democrats would grow up and put their big boy and girls underwear

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  7. niki069 December 14th, 2018 at 8:06 pm

    They’re still confused they can’t tell whether they are male or female.

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  8. Lori Marie Sloan-Clay December 15th, 2018 at 9:42 am

    I wish the elected officials of this country would just grow up and start working for this country! Even if there is a difference in opinions they should at least show respect to President Trump and the office.

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  9. Richard December 15th, 2018 at 10:56 am

    They will be the first to come crying for help when they find out that running a state into the ground costs money, Federal money, our money.

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