‚ÄėYou gave us a deadline‚Äô
The President‚Äôs remarks came after he and Vice President Mike Pence sat down with a Republican Senate working group on immigration in the Roosevelt Room of the White House.
Several quotes after the meeting reveal what 2018 could hold for one of the President‚Äôs signature issues:
Vice President Pence: ‚ÄėTrump will not be silent‚Äô
‚ÄúWhere his predecessor stayed silent in 2009,‚ÄĚ the Vice President wrote, ‚ÄúTrump swiftly offered the Iranian people America‚Äôs unwavering support. He has also committed to provide assistance in the days ahead.‚ÄĚ
The Vice President‚Äôs closing lines remind us that America is strongest on the world stage when it stands behind its values. ‚ÄúThat is the essence of American leadership.‚ÄĚ
Dow breaks 25,000 for the first time ever
A quotable snippet from Imbert‚Äôs piece: ‚ÄúWhile it‚Äôs symbolically important, the real story is never just a number. It‚Äôs the underlying strength that is pushing markets this high,‚ÄĚ said Steve Claussen, vice president of trader strategy at ETRADE.
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Vice President Mike Pence and Mrs. Karen Pence host faith leaders for dinner at the Naval Observatory | January 4, 2018 (Official White House Joyce N. Boghosian)
This afternoon, President Trump will depart the White House en route to Camp David, where he will host bi-cameral Congressional Leadership for a small-group discussion of 2018 legislative priorities and the successful passage of tax cuts and reform.
On Monday, President Trump will travel to Nashville, Tennessee, to address the American Farm Bureau Federation‚Äôs Annual Meeting‚ÄĒthe first time since 1992 an American president has spoken at the event.