Kim Kardashian & Alice Johnson Sit Down for Joint Interview

Kim Kardashian jetting to Memphis to meet recently released prisoner Alice Johnson for first time

The celeb was met with mixed reactions after her visit to 1600 Pennsylvania Avenue, with some calling Kim a "pawn" while others applauded her overcoming any ideological differences she has with the President for the better good.

After petitioning for her release to President Donald Trump directly, Kim Kardashian is finally meeting commuted convicted Alice Johnson.

The women appeared together in an interview NBC's "Today" show aired Thursday after they met face to face for the first time.

Alice, who has been behind bars since 1996, is unfamiliar with Snapchat, and Kim quickly showed her the ropes, switching from filter to filter. Following their meeting, on June 6, Trump commuted Johnson's life sentence for a nonviolent drug offense, enabling her to be released from prison. Literally before you got here, Alice was wringing her hands and we were talking about...

NBC reports that Kardashian West says she's already brought other cases to the White House, using her status as a reality TV celebrity for the greater good.

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Johnson was imprisoned for 21 years on cocaine charges out of Memphis. "The most incredible, amazing, overwhelming moment of my life", Johnson told CBS This Morningof the phone call.

Kardashian West says people are asking her if she's getting into politics, "and I say 'no, I'm still doing me'". People were listening. I'm telling you, I was dancing, I was dancing, I was jumping, I was screaming. That you did it. "I hope to continue important work by working together with organizations who have been fighting this fight for much longer than I have and deserve the recognition". You fought and you fought until I was free. Kotb revealed to Kim, "She's like, 'I'm ready".

She said a simple thank you to Kardashian West isn't enough.

More than a dozen people were lined up across the home where Kardashian and Johnson met.

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