US President Donald Trump claimed Tuesday that rapper Kanye West’s declaration that he is jogging for president was “pretty interesting.”
Responding to West’s assert that he would run in opposition to Trump — for whom the musician has expressed assistance in the previous, Trump explained to reporters at the White Household, “He may.”
The declaration by West, 43, on Twitter that he was gunning for the greatest office environment in the land was retweeted 50 percent a million moments and “appreciated” a million.
“If he did it, he would have to see this as a demo operate for what is heading to happen in four yrs,” said Trump, noting that it might be much too late for West to register in some states, and that he lacks the infrastructure for a presidential bid.
West, who visited Trump in the Oval Business office in 2018 and donned a trademark “Make The united states Excellent Once again” red baseball cap, announced his proposed operate on Saturday, as the place celebrated Independence Day.
“We have to now notice the guarantee of The united states by trusting God, unifying our eyesight and building our foreseeable future,” the tunes and manner mogul explained.
“I am running for president of the United States,” he reported, with an icon of a US flag and the hashtag “2020Eyesight.”
He has not supplied any specifics about his alleged campaign.