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President Trump dismisses trade tensions as 'a little squabble with China'

The ramped-up trade tensions between the U.S. and China have roiled markets in recent days, but President Trump dismissed concerns and predicted victory on Tuesday when he spoke to reporters on the South Lawn of the White House before embarking on a trip to Louisiana. Trump began by declaring “we’re having probably the greatest economy that we’ve had anywhere, any time in the history of our country.”
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Trump welcomes NASCAR champ Logano to White House

President Donald Trump welcomed NASCAR champion Joey Logano — and his race car — to the White House Tuesday. Trump celebrated the 2018 NASCAR Cup Series Champion on the South Lawn, along with team owner Roger Penske. (April 30)            [Author: AP]
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Trump welcomes NASCAR champ to White House

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump welcomed NASCAR champion Joey Logano — and his race car — to the White House. Trump celebrated the 2018 NASCAR Cup Series Champion Tuesday on the South Lawn, along with team owner Roger Penske. With Logano’s car parked nearby, Trump praised the driver and called it “one beautiful car.” […]
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A Defiant Trump Doubles Down: ‘We’re Fighting All The Subpoenas’

President Trump dug in his heels with defiance on Wednesday, telling reporters that he doesn’t intend to comply with any of the House Democrats’ subpoenas. “Well, the subpoena is ridiculous,” he told reporters gathered on the South Lawn outside the White House. “We have been, I have been  the  most transparent President and  administration in the history of  our country by far.  We just went through the Mueller  witch hunt, where you had really  18 angry Democrats that hate P resident ...
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Trump uses Easter Egg Roll event to boast to children about US military then says ‘no one disobeys my orders’

At an annual White House Easter event, Donald Trump boasted to children about the size of the US military, falsely claimed a US-Mexico border wall was under construction, and insisted "nobody disobeys my orders".“We are completely rebuilding our military, it was very depleted as you know, a lot of the military folks can tell you and it is being rebuilt to a level that we have never seen before,” Mr Trump said on Monday from a balcony while stood in front of his wife Melania and a giant bespectac...
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More than 30,000 expected for White House Easter Egg Roll

WASHINGTON (AP) — The White House lawn is the scene of its biggest social event of the year: the annual Easter Egg Roll. President Donald Trump and first lady Melania Trump are hosting Monday’s festivities on the South Lawn for more than 30,000 adults and children who will stream through the gates all day. The […]
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Trump calls on Federal Reserve to cut interest rates

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump is calling on the Federal Reserve to begin cutting interest rates, saying the economy will take off like a “rocketship” if the Fed begins loosening policy. Trump, speaking with reporters on the South Lawn of the White House, says that he believes the central bank “really slowed us down” […]
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Trump praises Mueller team

President Trump talks to reporters on the South Lawn of the White House before departing to Dover Air Force base.
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Trump: Toughest thing I've had to do as President

President Trump talks to reporters on the South Lawn of the White House before departing to Dover Air Force base.
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Trump praises Mueller

President Trump talks to reporters on the South Lawn of the White House before departing to Dover Air Force base.
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Trump explains toughest thing he's had to do as President

President Trump talks to reporters on the South Lawn of the White House before departing to Dover Air Force base.
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Rudy Giuliani:  'I never said there was no collusion' with Russia

Rudy Giuliani, the personal lawyer of Donald Trump,  insisted he "never said there was no collusion" between the president's 2016  election campaign and Russia – only that Mr Trump himself was not involved. Speaking to CNN’s Chris Cuomo, the former New York mayor said he did not know if others involved in the campaign had worked with Russia. "I never said there was no collusion between the campaign, or between people in the campaign," Mr Giuliani said. "I said the President of the United Sta...
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Trump: Didn’t know about allegations Manafort shared polling

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump says he did not know anything about allegations his former campaign chairman, Paul Manafort, shared polling data during the 2016 presidential campaign with a business associate accused of having ties to Russian intelligence. Trump took questions Thursday on the South Lawn before leaving for an event at the southern […]
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Trump Kicks Away Obama Traditions Even at the Dinner Table

Gone are the days of local chefs parading through the East Wing, running cooking demonstrations on the South Lawn or making agnolotti for a state dinner.
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‘They Weren’t Deleted.’ President Trump Defends Ivanka’s Use of Personal Email Account

President Trump defended his daughter’s use of a personal email account Tuesday, the day after news broke that Ivanka Trump had used a personal account to send hundreds of emails to fellow Trump Administration officials last year. “She wasn’t doing anything to hide her emails,” Trump said, speaking to reporters on the South Lawn of…
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Trump's Body Language Reveals How He Feels About Journalists, Especially Women Of Color

President Trump has never made his contempt for the press a secret. In recent weeks, as the country has seen multiple mass shootings, a groundbreaking midterm election, and devastating wildfires, the president has used his platform to hammer home his belief that the greatest threat facing America is the "Fake News Media, the true Enemy of the People."At a press conference last Wednesday, after the midterm election results revealed that Republicans would maintain control of the U.S. Senate but l...
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Trump Threatens to Retaliate Against Reporters Who Don’t Show ‘Respect’

The president, speaking on the South Lawn before leaving for a brief jaunt to Paris, also targeted the reporter April D. Ryan with an unprompted diatribe in which he called her a “loser.”
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President Trump marks Halloween at the White House

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump and First Lady Melania Trump are marking Halloween at the White House by handing out candy to kids at a festive event on the South Lawn. The couple appeared Sunday at the Halloween event, passing out White House Hershey bars and Twizzlers to children dressed as superheros, astronauts and […]
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Trump: I won't choose her, but Ivanka would be dynamite at the UN

President Trump spoke to reporters on the South Lawn of the White House about a possible replacement for Nikki Haley after she announced her resignation as US Ambassador to the United Nations.
Tags: News, White House, US, Stories, Un, Trump, Nikki Haley, Ivanka, South Lawn


Trump: Kanye is a smart guy

President Trump spoke to reporters on the South Lawn of the White House about his upcoming meeting with rapper Kanye West.
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Trump: Ivanka would be dynamite at UN

President Trump spoke to reporters on the South Lawn of the White House about a possible replacement for Nikki Haley after she announced her resignation as US Ambassador to the United Nations.
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Trump: ‘It’s Very Sad What They’ve Done To Paul Manafort’

President Donald Trump on Friday expressed sympathy for his former campaign chairman Paul Manafort while a jury at a federal court in Virginia deliberates the case. “I don’t talk about that now,” Trump said from the South Lawn when asked an inaudible question about Manafort. “ I think the whole Manafort trial  is very sad.  When you look at what’s going on  there, I think it’s a very sad  day for our country.  He worked for me for a very  short period of time. And you know what? H e hap...
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Trump to tout surging economy in South Lawn speech

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump is expected to celebrate a surging economy in a speech to be delivered on the South Lawn of the White House.Trump will respond to new data released Friday that show the U.S. economy surged... [Author: [email protected]]
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Trump Sticks It To ‘Stupid Trade’ By Flaunting ‘Made In America’ Products

WASHINGTON (AP) — Checking out a speedboat, a fighter jet and a giant industrial magnet parked on the White House driveway, President Donald Trump showcased an array of “Made in America” products Monday as his administration pushes back aggressively against critics who say his punishing tariffs on imported goods threaten to harm the U.S. economy. Trump’s event with a smorgasbord of American goods came at the start of a week in which trade discussions are expected to dominate, including talks wit...
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European trip puts Melania Trump back on the world stage

The first couple departed the White House for a week in Europe early Tuesday morning, walking hand in hand across the South Lawn to Marine One.
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White House Adds Live Concert To Televised July Fourth Celebration

WASHINGTON (AP) — The White House is adding a live concert on the South Lawn to its annual Fourth of July celebration. The 90-minute event is made possible by a partnership between the National Park Service and the National Park Foundation. It will feature performances by artists Sara Evans, pianist Lola Astanova, “American Idol” finalists Jax and Jonny Brenns, and the U.S. Marine, Navy and Air Force Bands. The Hallmark Channel will broadcast the show. President Donald Trump and his wife, Melani...
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White House adds televised show to July Fourth celebration

WASHINGTON (AP) — The White House is adding a live concert on the South Lawn to its annual Fourth of July celebration. The 90-minute event is made possible by a partnership between the National Park Service and the National Park Foundation. It will feature performances by artists Sara Evans, pianist Lola Astanova, “American Idol” finalists […]
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What We’re Watching: June 5, 2018

Good morning. Here’s what our writers and editors have their eyes on today. Stories We’re Following Voters head to the polls today to vote in primaries in Alabama, California, Iowa, Mississippi, Montana, New Jersey, New Mexico and South Dakota. A number of these primaries, particularly in California, have important implications for Democrats’ chances of retaking the House. The results could roll in through the night, but our political correspondent Cameron Joseph and our morning crew — Kat...
Tags: News, California, White House, America, South Dakota, Philadelphia Eagles, Trump, South Lawn, John Light, ET Senate, Cameron Joseph, Alice Ollstein, Nicole Lafond, Prime Beta, ET House, Philadelphia Eagles Trump


Trump promoting youth sports with event on South Lawn

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump wants to reverse a trend of fewer children participating in sports and make youth sports more accessible to economically disadvantaged students. The White House is promoting the goals of the President’s Council on Sports, Fitness, and Nutrition on Wednesday and will hold a field day with the president on […]
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Trump Admin Probing Whether Tariffs Needed On Automobile Imports To US

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Trump administration launched an investigation into whether tariffs are needed on the imports of automobiles into the United States, moving swiftly as talks over the North American Free Trade Agreement have stalled. President Donald Trump predicted earlier that U.S. automakers and auto workers would be “very happy” with the outcome of the NAFTA talks. The White House said in a statement Wednesday that the president had asked Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross to consider whethe...
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