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Donald Trump speaks with Olympic leader in support of LA 2024 effort, officials say

 (Joe Raedle / Getty Images)
(Joe Raedle / Getty Images)

Los Angeles has taken its case for the 2024 Summer Olympics to President-elect Donald Trump.

Last week, Mayor Eric Garcetti — who has spearheaded the bid — spoke with Trump about a number of issues, including the Games.

Now, LA 2024 officials say, Trump called Thomas Bach, president of the International Olympic Committee, on Wednesday to express support for the bid.

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