Rapper Lil Wayne meets with Trump - Fox News
|Fox News 29 Oct 2020 at 21:04|
Trump s proposed Platinum Plan includes creating 3 millionjobs in the Black community over the next four years, increasingaccess to capital by nearly $500 billion and strengthening Trumps immigration policies to protect American jobs, according to his website .
Another artist, Ice Cube , is also working with Trump onhis "Platinum Plan" for Black Americans. He told Fox News Sunday that he is not playing politics with this.
Im willing to meet with anybody who could bring this to life and make it a reality, he told host Chris Wallace .
Ice Cube, who was declared the has been calling out the system for more than three decades through his music, but recently he has turned to political action. Over the summer, he released a Contract with Black America, calling for reforms to close the opportunity gap in the country.
Rapper Lil Wayne said he had a great meeting with President Trump on Thursday. (Photo by Frazer Harrison/Getty Images for EA Sports Bowl at Bud Light Super Bowl Music Fest )
Facts: I put out the [Contract with Black America], the rapper tweeted earlier this month. Both parties contacted me. Dems said well address the CWBA after the election," Ice Cube tweeted. "Trump campaign made some adjustments to their plan after talking to us about the CWBA. They listened, heard what I had to say ...and pumped up their plan and presented it to the people on September, I believe, 24."
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Wallace noted that President Trumps son-in-law and top adviser Jared Kushner met with Ice Cube for three hours.
In his Contract with Black America , Ice Cube asks politicians for banking, police and prison reform, elimination of all Confederate statues, federal funding of baby bonds starting with $1,000 at birth, among other reforms to support the Black community in order to earn the support of the Black vote.