According to White House Press Secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders, President Trump is coming to Jackson this Saturday for the opening of the Mississippi Civil Rights Museum.
During a White House briefing, Sanders said, "POTUS will visit Mississippi on Saturday, where they are celebrating the state's bicentennial, 200 years of statehood."
Governor Phil Bryant released a statement on the visit saying:
Several months ago, I invited President Trump to our Bicentennial Celebration. We have not received confirmation from the White House that he will be able to attend Saturday’s event, but would very much like to have him here.
Congressman Bennie Thompson released a statement on Twitter.