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 DeVosTrump aides pushed for states' ability to block migrant kids from enrolling in public schools: report Criminal justice reform should extend to student financial aid Buttigieg to Detroit audience: Don't judge Indiana by Pence and we won't judge Michigan by DeVos MORE while poking fun at a typo on tickets for Tuesday's State of the Union address.

The tickets to to President TrumpDonald John TrumpTrump pushes back on recent polling data, says internal numbers are 'strongest we've had so far' Illinois state lawmaker apologizes for photos depicting mock assassination of Trump Scaramucci assembling team of former Cabinet members to speak out against Trump 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.