Dem lawmaker makes fun of 'State of the Uniom' ticket typo: 'Looks like DeVos was in charge of spell checking'

Dem lawmaker makes fun of 'State of the Uniom' ticket typo: 'Looks like DeVos was in charge of spell checking'
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Rep. Raúl Grijalva (D-Ariz.) took a jab at Education Secretary Betsy DeVosElizabeth (Betsy) Dee DeVosFree college won't revive the liberal arts Klobuchar rolls out seven-figure ad buy in Nevada Five things to watch in Trump's budget proposal MORE while poking fun at a typo on tickets for Tuesday's State of the Union address.

The tickets to to President TrumpDonald John TrumpChasten Buttigieg: 'I've been dealing with the likes of Rush Limbaugh my entire life' Lawmakers paint different pictures of Trump's 'opportunity zone' program We must not turn our heads from the effects of traumatic brain injuries MORE’s first State of the Union address misspell “Union” as “Uniom,” according to a screen capture of the tickets.

“Just received my ticket for the State of the Union,” Grijalva tweeted. “Looks like Betsy DeVos was in charge of spell checking.”

 

A spokesman for the House Sergeant in Arms office, which is responsible for printing and distributing the tickets, told The Hill that the misprint had been corrected, and that the tickets were in the process of being recalled and reprinted.
 
The spokesman said that the typo was not impacting the distribution of the tickets.

DeVos was one of Trump’s most controversial Cabinet picks. Vice President Pence cast the deciding vote on her nomination after two Republican lawmakers voted against her.

Updated: 3:55 p.m.