Donald Trump Rally in Charleston West Virginia 5/5/16 Charleston Civic Center. Trump dons miner’s hat in coal country. At Donald Trump’s rally in West Virginia , the presumptive Republican nominee received a gift from a coal mining association that endorsed him.
“I like hard hats,” Trump told the audience at the Thursday evening event.
“Mr. president, on behalf of the best coal miners in the world, who mine the cleanest and safest and most environmentally sound coal in the world, we’re so pleased to introduce to endorse you today,” said Chris Hamilton, vice president of the West Virginia Coal Association, who handed Trump the hat to loud cheers and applause.
Trump then put on the hat and acted out the movement of shoveling coal.
“My hair look ok?” he asked the audience after removing the hat.