One of the most-discussed moments from President Donald Trump’s rambling, confrontational press conference yesterday was American Urban Radio Networks reporter April Ryan’s question about whether the president would engage the Congressional Black Caucus in his efforts to improve inner city life.
Trump said he’d love to meet with them, but then asked Ryan to set up the meeting.
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Ryan, who recently tangled with White House communications official Omarosa Manigault, was gracious afterward, despite the assumption that all the black people in Washington are friends.
“I’m thinking maybe because he’s a novice to governance and protocol,” she said on CNN on Thursday.