Noticeably absent from the letter is one of Messer’s primary opponents in Indiana, Rep. Todd Rokita.”President Trump’s peace through strength policies are working and bringing peace to the Korean Peninsula,” Messer wrote in his letter, “We can think of no one more deserving of the Committee’s recognition in 2019 than President Trump for his tireless work to bring peace to our world.” According to the guidelines from the Norwegian Nobel Committee, Members of Congress qualify as nominators for Nobel Peace Prizes.
The Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences
President Trump told reporters in the Oval Office Tuesday that the exact date and location of his meeting with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un will be announced in the next “couple of days.” If Trump were to win the award, he’d be the fifth American president bestowed with the honor. Presidents Theodore Roosevelt, Woodrow Wilson, Jimmy Carter and Barack Obama are all Nobel winners. At a Trump political rally in Michigan, Saturday, as the President began his talk about the denuclearization of the hostile nation, the crowd began to chant “Nobel! Nobel! Nobel!”