Congressional Black Caucus To Meet With Trump Wednesday

Congressional Black Caucus to Meet with Trump Wednesday

When President Donald Trump asked an African-American reporter, April Ryan, during a news conference last month to set up a meeting with the Congressional Black Caucus, the members of the caucus were dismayed by the request, because that is not normally a reporter’s role. They said the request fell into old racial stereotypes that the reporter would know them since she is black.
Early tensions
“It shows the president is not really connected to the real world in my estimation,” Rep. Gregory Meeks of New York told VOA. “It was somewhat insulting to all the American people for him to …

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