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Warriors Shun White House, Hang Out With Obama Instead

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The Golden State Warrior clearly preferred hanging out with President Barack Obama over President Donald Trump.

The defending Champions were in Washington and instead of the traditional visit to the White House, they preferred  tour the National Museum of African American History and Culture with students from Kevin Durant’s nearby hometown for the second year in a row.

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The basketball team had their visit to the White House revoked by President Donald Trump after showing no interest in visiting the seat of power in the United States.

The team is in town to play the Wizards and one of the players, Draymond Green, posted a photo with Barack Obama on Instagram which he captioned: “Whole gang with the 44th president of the United States today. ”

 

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Whole gang with the 44th president of the United States today. 🙌🏽 (via @tonybee5)

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It is unknown where exactly the team took the photo with the former President.

Speaker of the House, Nancy Pelosi had also invited the Golden State Warriors to visit the Capitol for the second year running.

Steph Curry had spoken after the finals where he said that he was in support of LeBron James who had said that he didn’t expect anyone to be invited to the White House anyway.

“Pretty sure the way we handled things last year, kinda staying consistent with that.” Curry said.

Famutimi Femi is a writer for theheraldng. He is also a lawyer by trade. His hobbies include reading and writing, he also loves Renaissance art.

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