President Trump delivers huge win for military
‚ÄúJust signed Bill. Our Military will now be stronger than ever before,‚ÄĚ President Trump tweeted this morning. ‚ÄúWe love and need our Military and gave them everything ‚ÄĒ and more. First time this has happened in a long time.‚ÄĚ
The President then laid out what must be accomplished in 2018. ‚ÄúCosts on non-military lines will never come down if we do not elect more Republicans in the 2018 Election, and beyond,‚ÄĚ he tweeted. ‚ÄúThis Bill is a BIG VICTORY for our Military, but much waste in order to get Dem votes.‚ÄĚ
‚ÄėA magnificent Winter Olympics‚Äô
The Vice President held a bilateral meeting with South Korean President Moon Jae-in in Seoul yesterday before the Games. ‚ÄúAllow me to join President Trump in congratulating South Korea on what we know, in his words, ‚Äėwill be a magnificent Winter Olympics,‚Äô‚ÄĚ Vice President Pence said.
As U.S. athletes compete in the Games, America will remain vigilant against threats to national security. ‚ÄúWe‚Äôll be there to cheer on our American athletes, but we‚Äôll also be there to stand with our allies and remind the world that North Korea is the most tyrannical and oppressive regime on the planet,‚ÄĚ the Vice President said Wednesday. ‚ÄúThe United States of America will continue to stand shoulder-to-shoulder [with South Koreans] in our effort to bring maximum pressure to bear on North Korea,‚ÄĚ he told President Moon yesterday.
The economic harm caused by our immigration system
‚ÄúIt is time to create a merit-based immigration system that makes sense for a modern economy,‚ÄĚ the President has said. Here‚Äôs what he means:
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President Donald J. Trump delivers remarks at the National Prayer Breakfast | February 8, 2018 (Official White House Photo by Joyce N. Boghosian)
This morning, President Trump will receive an intelligence briefing and later meet with Secretary of State Rex Tillerson. In the afternoon, the President will meet with EPA Administrator Scott Pruitt.