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Another spelling gaffe: Trump invites guests to State of the 'Uniom' speech

An official said a correction was immediately made and all but about a dozen tickets have been exchanged

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November 8, 2016, the day US President Donald Trump  won the presidential election, is remembered in India as 'DeMon Day'
US President Donald Trump.

Tickets inviting guests to President Donald Trump's first official address on Tuesday had to be reissued after a misprint.

The tickets read, "Address to the Congress on the State of the Uniom."

Lawmakers had fun with the glitch: "Looking forward to tomorrow's State of the Uniom," Senator of Florida tweeted with a picture of the invite.

Rep. Raul Grijalva of Arizona used the glitch to jab at the secretary of education: "Just received my ticket for the Looks like @BetsyDeVosEd was in charge of spell checking... #SOTUniom"


The House Sergeant at Arms is responsible for printing and distributing the tickets. An official said a correction was immediately made and all but about a dozen tickets have been exchanged.

First Published: Tue, January 30 2018. 07:31 IST
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