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Congressman Stephen Lynch Declines White House Invitation

The congressman says he was asked because he is a 'moderate' Democrat

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    Congressman Stephen Lynch Declines White House Invitation

    Congressman Stephen Lynch has rejected an invitation to visit the White House for a meeting.

    In a statement Lynch explained he was invited for a meeting because he is a fairly 'moderate' Democrat.

    He continued, "But under the circumstances – I felt like they were trying to divide our party so I declined the invitation."

    Lynch went on to explain that although President Trump is looking for middle ground, he "has been so extreme that there is no middle ground."

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