During the quick trip to the nation's capital, History Professor Edward Lee heard briefings from administration officials in government affairs, education, the budget, communications and transportation.
The point of the gathering, Lee said, was to see how the federal government can aid local governments with infrastructure, the opioid crisis, natural disasters and other issues of the day.
Winthrop University, "History Professor Visited the White House as Mayor of the County Seat" (2018). Winthrop News 2018. 121.