VoteVets Statement on Trump Meeting With Kanye West

WASHINGTON - VoteVets, the largest progressive group of veterans in America, released the following statement on Donald Trump's meeting with Kanye West today.  Jon Soltz, Iraq War veteran and Chair of VoteVets said: 

"Donald Trump believes it is more important to meet with Kanye West, than receive security briefings.  Our troops deserve better than that from a Commander in Chief.  This is not funny, it is not OK.  We urge American media to not treat it as such.”

Founded in 2006, and backed by over 450,000 supporters, the mission of is to use public issue campaigns and direct outreach to lawmakers to ensure that troops abroad have what they need to complete their missions, and receive the care they deserve when they get home. also recognizes veterans as a vital part of the fabric of our country and will work to protect veterans' interests in their day-to-day lives. is committed to the destruction of terror networks around the world - with force when necessary - to protect America. While non-partisan, the group is the largest progressive organization of veterans in America.




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