On his way to Washington D.C., Governor Polis recorded a video on his way to boarding his plane out of Denver International Airport. He said in the first few seconds, "I've never seen it this empty before."

Polis is on his way to speak with President Donald Trump, and noted in his live video that most flights from Denver to D.C. are cancelled. This afternoon he'll meet with the president in the Rose Garden and asked for questions from Coloradans from his airplane seat on Instagram:

Polis, in his live video, says he wants to let the president know what's going on in the "real world". He mentioned also wanting to talk to Trump about Colorado tourism, senior care facilities, and the uncertainty Coloradans feel.

See the governor's full video below: