Congressional Black Caucus To Meet With Trump
Congressional Black Caucus to meet with Trump
By Associated Press |
Posted: Sun 2:46 PM, Feb 19, 2017
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on President Donald Trump (all times EST):1:15 p.m.The Congressional Black Caucus says it will meet with President Donald Trump after all.
Rep. Elijah Cummings is a senior member of the group. He told CBS’ “Face the Nation” that Trump answered the caucus’ Jan. 19 request for a meeting “a day or so ago.” The Maryland Democrat says he expects the two parties will meet when Congress returns from a weeklong break and discuss prescription drugs and urban issues.
The possible meeting stirred controversy during Trump’s press conference …