From: Dave Boyer
Date: January 14, 2019 at 1:06:13 PM EST
Subject: Travel pool 5 - greeters and event details

The president was greeted at the airport by several Republican members of the state delegation (see below). They presented him with a boxed King Cake, a local treat.


At the rope line, the President told supporters, “Say hello to the press, they’re wonderful people.” Laughter from the group.

From the White House:

Today, President Donald J. Trump will deliver remarks at the American Farm Bureau Federation’s 100^th Annual Convention in New Orleans, LA. President Trump and his Administration are proud to support our farmers and recognize the critical role the U.S. agricultural community plays in the success of our Nation.


The following individuals are expected to attend:

The White House
President Donald J. Trump

Trump Administration
Secretary Sonny Perdue, Department of Agriculture

Members of Congress
Senator Bill Cassidy, LA
Senator John Kennedy, LA
Senator Cindy Hyde-Smith, MS
Congressman Steve Scalise, LA
Congressman Garret Graves, LA
Congressman Ralph Abraham, LA


External Participants
Zippy Duvall, President, American Farm Bureau Federation
Kalena Bruce, Farmer, Missouri
Jim Chilton, Rancher, Arizona
Cris Peterson, Farmer, Wisconsin
Val Wagner, Farmer, North Dakota

Dave Boyer
The Washington Times


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