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President Trump told the audience at the Conservative Political Action Conference that “you finally have a president” and promised that the Republican Party would “be the party of the American worker.”
We examine the president’s statements in the order he made them at the conservative summit.
What people saw today was at the core of Donald Trump’s message in 2011, when he first addressed the conservative summit: nationalism, populism and flair for the politically dramatic.
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On Day 36 of the Trump presidency, CNN did not break into regular programming to show the daily media briefing by Sean Spicer. That’s because the cable network and other news outlets — including Politico and the Los Angeles Times — were not invited into the session, where cameras were barred.
The House plan is an attempt to quell the fears of GOP governors in expansion states that abolishing the 2010 law would cost them while also satisfying new demands for equity from other GOP governors who opposed the expansion.
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