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White House responds to congressmen who said they would skip a Mississippi civil-rights museum opening because Trump will be there

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The White House said it's "unfortunate" two congressmen will skip the opening of a civil rights museum because Trump will be attending.
The congressional Democrats have said Trump's "hurtful policies" are an insult to the people portrayed in the Mississippi museum.
The NAACP called for Trump to cancel his appearance at the long-planned ceremony.
- The White House says it's “unfortunate” that congressmen John Lewis of Georgia and Bennie Thompson of Mississippi won't be joining President Donald Trump at the opening of a civil rights museum in Mississippi this...
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