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Kanye West to meet with Trump at White House, per NYT

| Monday, Oct. 8, 2018, 11:36 p.m.
President Trump and Kanye West pose Dec. 13, 2016, for a picture in the lobby of Trump Tower in New York.
President Trump and Kanye West pose Dec. 13, 2016, for a picture in the lobby of Trump Tower in New York.

Kanye West is set to visit the White House on Thursday.

According to the New York Times , West is slated to meet with President Trump and his son-in-law Jared Kushner. Yeezy will reportedly meet first with Kushner then have lunch with Trump.

A representative for West confirmed the meeting, according to the Times.

West is a Trump supporter. most recently displaying it by wearing Trump's Make America Great Again hat while appearing on the Sept. 29 episode of Saturday Night Live.

After the NBC program went off the air, West delievered a pro-Trump speech to the cast and audience.

Zach Brendza is a Tribune-Review staff writer. You can contact Zach at 724-850-1288, zbrendza@tribweb.com or via Twitter @imxzb.

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