According to the Associated Press, President Donald Trump took a question from April Ryan, of the American Urban Radio Networks, during a Thursday afternoon press conference. During the conference, Ryan asked Trump about his upcoming executive order regarding historically black colleges and universities (HBCUs) and if he would include the Congressional Black Caucus in his promise to address various issues regarding urban development and black communities.
The president’s response left some people surprised.
Trump asked Ryan if she wanted to set up the meeting between himself and the CBC.
.@AprilDRyan asked Trump if he’ll meet with the Congressional Black Caucus.
He responded: “Are they friends of yours?” pic.twitter.com/17fo0G6meK
— theGrio.com (@theGrio) February 16, 2017