McEnany disputes any Trump 'advocacy' with invite to Michigan lawmakers | TheHill

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Press secretary plays down meeting, says Trump "routinely meets with lawmakers from all across the country."
White House press secretary Kayleigh McEnany on Friday denied that President Trump Donald John TrumpRomney on Trump election tactics: 'Difficult to imagine a worse, more undemocratic action' by president New York expands Trump tax fraud investigations to include writeoffs: report Biden promises federal government will pay for National Guard coronavirus work: 'That should be paid for' MORE had invited two top Michigan officials to the White House as part of an "advocacy meeting," even as the president and his allies openly push to overturn the election results in the state.

McEnany during her first press briefing in six weeks confirmed that Trump will meet with officials from the Michigan state legislature at the White House, but she declined to divulge details about the nature of the meeting.

"He will be meeting later on," she said. "This is not an advocacy meeting. There will be no one from the campaign there."

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"He routinely meets with lawmakers from all across the country," she added.

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