Invitation Denied: Olympian Adam Rippon Rejects Meeting With Mike Pence

Invitation Denied: Olympian Adam Rippon Rejects Meeting With Mike Pence

"I don't know how to say this in a way that doesn't sound disrespectful, but I understand if you're liberal, you have a problem with Mike Pence, obviously", McCain said, gesturing to Hostin.

"If Joy Behar and her ilk continue these kind of unfounded attacks, you're going to see President Trump re-elected by a landslide in 2020 and you're going to see Vice President Pence become President Pence in 2024".

Don actually right with the first part of that tweet. "I'm not buying it", he said, ABC News reported. Rippon is referencing Pence's reaction to an act that provides federal funding to H.I.V. and AIDS patients.

After Rippon's interview in January, reports swirled that Pence requested to have a meeting with Rippon to try and smooth things over and avoid further criticism. I don't think he's mentally ill.

Rippon, 28, will be competing in multiple team events and the men's single skating.

How do you feel about Pence and/or the situation with Adam Rippon?

"The vice president is proud to lead the US delegation to the Olympics and support America's incredible athletes", Farah said.

'Congress should support the reauthorization of the Ryan White Care Act only after completion of an audit to ensure that federal dollars were no longer being given to organizations that celebrate and encourage the types of behaviors that facilitate the spreading of the HIV virus, ' read that passage. Hostin said sarcastically. "Wasn't he that guy who walked out of the football game because people were kneeling and not standing?" she added, condescendingly.

President Trump also rescinded a White House invite to Stephen Curry and the Golden State Warriors around this same time.

Donald Trump not happy with Olympic skater Adam Rippon. Then Perhaps you shouldn't have spent the past few weeks talking about him. "I'm like, 'Jesus ain't say that, '" she said. And I think when you have Mike Pence, who now puts this religious veneer and calls people 'values voters, ' I think we're in a unsafe situation.

But for Rippon, 28, it's being a role model for LGBT youth back home that's important to him - not making his time at the games about a lawmaker he vehemently opposes.

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