NBA champions 2017-2018 Warriors won’t be visiting the White House as they have been invited by Democrats to congress.
— NBA (@NBA) June 9, 2018
Other than White House or President Donald Trump, many lawmakers in Washington are inviting warriors to celebrate the NBA champions.
House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) and Rep. Barbara Lee (D-Calif.) wrote a letter to the team on Tuesday, invited the Warriors with their families to Congress in honor of their victory.
With your third title in the last four years, the Golden State Warriors have once again dazzled America with your outstanding performance on the court and inspired leadership off the court,” the California lawmakers wrote. “You continue to make the Bay Area and indeed the country deeply proud.”
“Please consider this as a blanket invitation [to visit] whenever your individual schedules allow, they added.
.@Warriors & @SteveKerr, you have once again dazzled America with outstanding performance on the court & inspired leadership off the court. @RepBarbaraLee & I would be delighted to welcome you to the Capitol! #DubNation #WarriorsParade https://t.co/CarFxbPoFB pic.twitter.com/BlfwGFkoD1
— Nancy Pelosi (@NancyPelosi) June 12, 2018
Warriors star Steph Curry said:
Team did not plan to visit Trump to mark their championship.
He wouldn’t be inviting them anyway.