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Eagles Uninvited to the White House

Trump tweeted about the cancelation on Monday and conflated the low planned attendance with an issue dear to the president: NFL players kneeling in protest during the national anthem.

We counted up the votes in the Eagles counties and Hillary Clinton outperformed Trump in the 22 counties where Eagles fans reign, receiving about 2.4 million votes compared to Trump who received about 1.5 million votes.

Less than 24 hours after President Trump rescinded an invitation to the White House for the Super Bowl-winning Philadelphia Eagles, Panthers receiver Torrey Smith is speaking out. "We stand to pay tribute to the incredible Americans who came before us and the heroic sacrifices they made", Mr. Trump said.

The Patriots visited Trump's White House in 2017, and though not every player attended, it did not appear to have anything to do with political or patriotic disagreements. "You have to stand, proudly, for the national anthem or you shouldn't be playing, you shouldn't be there, maybe you shouldn't be in the country".

The Eagles then tried to change the scope of the event to accommodate what the White House described as a "tiny handful" of players from the team.

Mr. Trump said the team wanted to send a "smaller delegation" of players but fans attending the event "deserve better". He repeated the criticism on Twitter.

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A player knelt and another player raised up his fist while a teammate put his arm around him during the anthem before a preseason game in August, local media reported.

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The Eagles' situation is similar to that of the Golden State Warriors, as Trump rescinded a White House invite after they won the National Basketball Association championship at the end of the 2016-17 season. At least one specifically cited the president's criticism of players who kneel.

Jeffrey Lurie, owner of the Philadelphia Eagles, donated $2,700 to Hillary for America, a group that supported Hillary Clinton's campaign for president, in 2015, according to the Federal Election Commission.

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