Tension erupted between the two, as Butler expressed that she does not think education is getting the funding it deserves.
She explains to The Guardian that she "began to see the world through black eyes" as a teenager after her parents adopted four black children.
The president says "we never win - we never win wars" and adds that the Middle East is worse off. He tells the governors, "We have a hornet's nest. It's a mess."
President Donald Trump is toasting the nation's governors at the White House, joking with them "it's such an easy job."
North Carolina Gov. Roy Cooper is floating a new compromise idea on repealing a law that limits protections for LGBT people.
Some Republican lawmakers across the country are facing backlash over not holding town hall meetings including right here in the Port City.
If HB2 is not fully repealed, he said, it could still have a negative impact on tourism in the Wilmington area and affect businesses state-wide.
The NAACP is announcing plans for an economic boycott of North Carolina to protest laws enacted by the state's conservative General Assembly, including one limiting LGBT protections.