Celebrity chef José Andrés attended President TrumpDonald TrumpRobert Gates says 'extreme polarization' is the greatest threat to US democracy Cassidy says he won't vote for Trump if he runs in 2024 Schiff says holding Bannon in criminal contempt 'a way of getting people's attention' MORE’s State of the Union address on Tuesday night wearing a t-shirt bearing the words “Immigrants Feed America.”
Andrés could be seen wearing the shirt in a photo HuffPost politics reporter Igor Bobic shared to Twitter on Wednesday.
Bobic told The Hill that the photo was taken in the National Statuary Hall, also known as the Old Hall, on Tuesday evening.
Andrés revealed he would be attending the annual event over Twitter earlier this week.
No....but I’m going.... https://t.co/U73B3AVmbv— José Andrés (@chefjoseandres) February 5, 2019
Andrés, a frequent critic of Trump, also shared his own thoughts on the state of the union ahead of the president's address on Tuesday, calling for “longer tables, not higher walls” on Twitter.
“In Tijuana, we met people seeking nothing more than a better future for their families,” the chef wrote on Twitter, referring to efforts made by his disaster relief effort, World Central Kitchen.
"We saw that common sense solutions to immigration will lead to safer, stronger communities at home and abroad," he added.
House Speaker Nancy PelosiNancy PelosiSen. Ron Johnson hoping for Democratic 'gridlock' on reconciliation package Virginia race looms as dark cloud over Biden's agenda Biden struggles to rein in Saudi Arabia amid human rights concerns MORE (D-Calif.) confirmed on Tuesday that she invited the chef to Trump’s address. She also toured one of Andrés' kitchens in the nation’s capital last month that helped provide government workers with meals during the federal closure.