Cummings, CBC Push Back On Trump Remarks
Cummings, CBC push back on Trump remarks
WASHINGTON – Rep. Elijah E. Cummings, D-Md., says President Donald Trump is making things up when he said he backed out of a meeting with the president.
Trump, answering a question at his Thursday news conference about whether he would include the Congressional Black Caucus in his agenda for inner cities, went off on a tangent about how he was supposed to meet with Cummings but that the Maryland Democrat decided against it because of politics.
“He was all excited, and then he said, ‘Oh, I can’t move. It might be bad for me politically. I can’t have that meeting.’ …