Donald Trump Referred to the Governor of the Virgin Islands as President

Type: Demonstrates Lack of KnowledgeOct 13 2017 Severity:
About: Virgin Islands US & Hurricanes
Donald Trump told an audience he was speaking to that he recently spoke to the President of the Virgin Islands without seeming to realize that he is, in fact, the President of the Virgin Islands.

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Quote | The Virgin Islands are a US territory, so Donald Trump is their President.

"I will tell you I left Texas and I left Florida and and I left Louisiana and I went to Puerto Rico and I met with the President of the Virgin Islands [sic], these are people that are incredible people, they suffered gravely and we're be there, we're going to be there, we have really, it is not even a question of a choice [sic]."