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Kim Kardashian happy about Kanye West-Trump meeting

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has expressed nothing but support for her husband as he prepares to meet at the

Kardashian in a recent interaction with E! News, discussed her husband's upcoming trip to the had reported that Kanye would meet Trump and his and to discuss employment initiatives for former convicts.

The reality television star said she is "proud" of her husband's ambitions. "He has a really focused mission of what he wants to talk about, and I think the is really receptive to his ideas," she said.

Kardashian also added that a large part of Kanye's ideas revolves around inner-city Chicago, his hometown. "That's a place that's close to Kanye's heart," she explained.

Earlier, on September 18, the had announced that he would be moving to and "never leaving again,"

Kanye's concepts include keeping his in the "He wants to talk about building local factories for his clothes and shoes and getting formerly incarcerated men and women to work at the factories. I know that's really important to him," said Kim.

Kardashian had traveled to the White House, on May 30, and appealed Trump to commute the life sentence of a first-time offender and great-grandmother named Alice Marie Johnson, who was servicing a life sentence on a drug trafficking charge. Johnson was later granted clemency and released from prison in June.

On October 10, the two of them met again in for a Summit, which Kardashian had also documented on her

This will not be Kanye's first meeting with Trump, in December 2016, winner visited the former host at in

Kanye has always been vocal about his support towards Trump. The has been facing backlash for his pro-Trump remarks, as he was the musical guest on the season premiere of 'Saturday Night Live' and has been slammed by stars including Pete Davidson, Kenan Thompson, after his pro-Trump speech.

Though his speech was not aired, the 41-year-old received applauds from Trump in a tweet.

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First Published: Thu, October 11 2018. 15:55 IST