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Mark Knoller
49 minutes ago:   Thursday Oct 29 - 5:27pm
Pres and Mrs Trump step off Air Force One at Pope Air Field for visit with military personnel at Fort Bragg. Pres said he had to scrub today’s rally in Fayetteville due to high winds, but it’s being rescheduled for Monday. https://t.co/4lnqIi5XRu


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Mark Knoller
1 hour ago:   Thursday Oct 29 - 4:46pm
Reading details of todays GDP report show that despite the jump in the Q3 GDP, the dollar-value of the economy is $21.16-trillion. That’s 77.8% of the National Debt, and puts the Debt at 128% of the economy.

Mark Knoller
2 hours ago:   Thursday Oct 29 - 3:59pm
Pres and Mrs Trump on their way to NC, though the campaign rally in Fayetteville has been cancelled due to wind gusts reaching 50mph. The Trumps still plan on visiting with military personnel at Fort Bragg but it’s currently closed to press coverage.

Mark Knoller
3 hours ago:   Thursday Oct 29 - 2:59pm
At her first Trump rally of the campaign, Mrs Trump listens quietly on stage to her husband’s speech at his Tampa event. The Pres provides occasional commentary for her on what he says and crowd response. https://t.co/DCmL8sJVAw


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Mark Knoller
3 hours ago:   Thursday Oct 29 - 2:46pm
Trump also slams news media for reporting on Miles Taylor’s charges againt him, but not on the allegations of Tony Bobulinski about Hunter and Joe Biden’s business dealings with China. Trump again calls media “the enemy of the people.”

Mark Knoller
3 hours ago:   Thursday Oct 29 - 2:29pm
“Are you listening to me back in Washington,” says Pres Trump, calling for “anonymous” author and former Admin official Miles Taylor to be prosecuted. Calls him “a disgrace to our country,” for his op-ed and book critical of Trump, who again says he doesn’t know him. https://t.co/6vih9OTr4r


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Mark Knoller
3 hours ago:   Thursday Oct 29 - 2:22pm
Pres Trump quick to revel in today’s Q3 GDP increase of 33.1%. “I would have taken 12%,” he says. “No one’s ever seen a number like that,” he trumpets.

Mark Knoller
4 hours ago:   Thursday Oct 29 - 2:14pm
“I ask that you join us in continuing to put America first,” says Mrs Trump in introducing her husband at campaign rally in Tampa. Citing the pandemic, she said “there is no room to play politics” on Coronavirus. Their kiss blocked by Teleprompter screen. https://t.co/8pfeiddt3A


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Mark Knoller
4 hours ago:   Thursday Oct 29 - 2:02pm
“Hello, Florida,” says Mrs Trump. “It is wonderful to be here in our home state,” she tells a rally in Tampa, introducing her husband. https://t.co/F5VJN8wopc


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Mark Knoller
4 hours ago:   Thursday Oct 29 - 1:52pm
Pres Trump steps off Air Force One on arrival in Tampa and is greeted on the tarmac by the First Lady. The rally will be their first joint campaign appearance together. https://t.co/liRWf7mPs4


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Mark Knoller
5 hours ago:   Thursday Oct 29 - 12:58pm
Meanwhile, back at rainy Joint Base Andrews, VP Pence, wearing a mask, but testing negative today for Coronavirus, arrives to board Air Force Two for a flight to battleground Iowa and a campaign rally in Des Moines. He then moves on to Nevada. https://t.co/wePLNmOty3


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Mark Knoller
5 hours ago:   Thursday Oct 29 - 12:43pm
Pres Trump on his way from Miami to his first rally of the day in Tampa, where he’s expected to be joined by Mrs Trump for their first joint campaign appearance. This is Trump’s 16th visit to FL this year, underscoring its importance to his reelection.

Mark Knoller
7 hours ago:   Thursday Oct 29 - 10:28am
Kudlow says it’s evident to the WH that @SpeakerPelosi “has no intention of compromise” on an economic stimulus package. He says economic recovery doesn’t depend on a deal, but unemployment assistance, paycheck protection for small business & school aid “could have helped a lot.

Mark Knoller
8 hours ago:   Thursday Oct 29 - 9:38am
“It’s a strong, strong recovery,” says WH advisor Larry Kudlow of the jump in GDP. On @FoxNews, he says it’s a record high since 1947, and shows the economy “is kicking on all cylinders,” citing automobile and housing sectors.

Mark Knoller
9 hours ago:   Thursday Oct 29 - 8:46am
Pres Trump expected a big jump in GDP. He told supporters in Arizona yesterday that if it wasn’t big, they didn’t have to vote for him. He can now point to the indicator to show that the economy is undergoing a “super-recovery” on his watch from the pandemic downturn.

Mark Knoller
9 hours ago:   Thursday Oct 29 - 8:42am
It’s another two rally day for Pres Trump with events in must-win battlegrounds FL and NC. He is sure to trumpet the 33% hike in GDP out this morning. He’ll be joined by Mrs Trump at his rally in Tampa, and they’ll visit troops at Fort Bragg before the 2nd rally in Fayetteville.

Mark Knoller
18 hours ago:   Wednesday Oct 28 - 11:17pm
Pres Trump arrives in Miami after 3½ hour flight from Arizona. It’s his 16th visit to must-win Florida this year. He has a rally Thursday in Tampa, and then heads to battleground NC for another event. https://t.co/TQSZmTqMTX


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Mark Knoller
22 hours ago:   Wednesday Oct 28 - 7:21pm
Goodbye to Goodyear, AZ. Pres spoke for just over an hour at his 2nd rally of the day in Arizona, which he made clear is a state he cannot afford to lose. The Trump Campaign delivers another pitch there on Friday when VP Pence campaigns in the state. https://t.co/9V0AN1QNWy


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Mark Knoller
23 hours ago:   Wednesday Oct 28 - 6:44pm
Few at Trump rally in AZ wearing masks. None observing social distancing. Trump told them they’ll soon have a “safe vaccine that eradicates the virus” and “ends the pandemic.” That’s not what public health experts say. https://t.co/ZVcORNDtHo


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Mark Knoller
23 hours ago:   Wednesday Oct 28 - 6:35pm
Without mentioning “anonymous” by name, Pres Trump delivered a blistering attack on Miles Taylor, former DHS Chief of Staff. Trump called him a “sleazebag” and a “low-level low life.” Trump said “this guy should be prosecuted.”

Mark Knoller
23 hours ago:   Wednesday Oct 28 - 6:24pm
Despite polls showing him trailing in decisive states, Pres Trump boasts confidence. “We’re gonna win this election,” he tells rally in Goodyear, AZ. He expects a big turnout on Election Day, calling it “the great red wave.” Only thing he worries about is ballot cheating. https://t.co/CCpQUu75GE


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Mark Knoller
1 day ago:   Wednesday Oct 28 - 5:48pm
Familiar sight as Air Force One taxis into position at another Trump airport rally this one in Goodyear, AZ, his 2nd rally of the day and 9th this year in must-win AZ. https://t.co/6op6N1MEBu


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Mark Knoller
1 day ago:   Wednesday Oct 28 - 4:59pm
Looks like Presidential Pilates, as Trump pumps his arms in time to the music of golden oldie “YMCA." In his 74 minute campaign speech in Bullhead City, he told supporters “we are substantially up in Arizona.” He now heads to Goodyear AZ for a 2nd rally. https://t.co/fbWiDRYCLS


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Mark Knoller
1 day ago:   Wednesday Oct 28 - 4:09pm
“They’re having a bad day today,” said Trump of his sound technicians at the rally when he gets microphone feedback a few times. He pauses in irritation, but then tells them, “fellas, don’t worry about it.” Stopped short of calling the WH Communications Agency “deep state.”

Mark Knoller
1 day ago:   Wednesday Oct 28 - 3:43pm
Pres Trump so confident of a big GDP report for the 3rd Quarter, he tells supporters if it isn’t big, “you don’t even have to vote for me.”

Mark Knoller
1 day ago:   Wednesday Oct 28 - 3:36pm
Pres tells first Arizona rally of the day that a Coronavirus vaccine is coming “that eradicates the virus…and quickly ends the pandemic.” He assures supporters in Bullhead City, AZ that “normal life will fully resume.” https://t.co/pWvTGOALs4


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Mark Knoller
1 day ago:   Wednesday Oct 28 - 3:21pm
Air Force One taxis into position in Bullhead City, AZ for first of two rallies in the state. It’s Trump’s 61st rally this year, his 8th rally in AZ. https://t.co/REAAmOgrjB


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Mark Knoller
1 day ago:   Wednesday Oct 28 - 2:49pm
Air Force One wheels up from Las Vegas en route two Trump rallies in Arizona. Polls show him trailing Biden, but Trump says he’s got polls that show him on the rise in key states. He’s still expects “a red wave” of GOP voters on Election Day to carry him to victory. https://t.co/kWKhp6HWyt


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Mark Knoller
1 day ago:   Wednesday Oct 28 - 2:24pm
Pres says the Justice Dept is looking at the police shooting incident in Philadelphia that sparked the violent protests. Denounces the looting incidents. “You’ve got to have law & order,” he says, repeating one of his campaign mantras.

Mark Knoller
1 day ago:   Wednesday Oct 28 - 2:18pm
Pres calling the violent protests in Philadelphia “a terrible thing.” He says the rioting “has to stop” and the Federal Govt is ready to respond if requested. “You can’t let that go on,” he says of the violence and looting. https://t.co/uYODqvo3Hl


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Mark Knoller
1 day ago:   Wednesday Oct 28 - 2:03pm
Pres summoned press pool to spotlight endorsements from a number of Nevada business groups.

Mark Knoller
1 day ago:   Wednesday Oct 28 - 1:43pm
In Las Vegas, press pool awaiting statement by Pres Trump before he embarks on two-rally campaign swing through must-win Arizona. https://t.co/qXf5leTj75


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Mark Knoller
1 day ago:   Wednesday Oct 28 - 7:31am
Pres Trump has a double-header today in must-win Arizona, with campaign rallies in Bullhead City and Goodyear. He won AZ in 2016 but Biden leads in the polls now. This will be Trump’s 9th visit to the state, and brings his number of political rallies there to 9 as well.

Mark Knoller
1 day ago:   Tuesday Oct 27 - 10:06pm
Among his campaign speeches, it was a quickie. Pres Trump addressed his rally in Nebraska for just 46 minutes. But it was a cold night and nobody seemed to mind. especially in a state regarded as a sure thing. He now heads to the warmer climes of Las Vegas. https://t.co/7IDyCP3LKh


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Mark Knoller
1 day ago:   Tuesday Oct 27 - 9:34pm
Nebraska is considered a sure thing for Trump, but he’s holding a rally in Omaha to secure the 1 Electoral Vote from the 2nd Congressional District that could go for Biden. Trump cannot afford to lose a single one of the state’s 5 E.V.’s. "Get the hell out and vote," he urged. https://t.co/aYLiX3g9Rk


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Mark Knoller
1 day ago:   Tuesday Oct 27 - 9:21pm
“Normal life will fully resume,” Pres Trump told chilly supporters in Nebraska tonight about ending the pandemic. Again he said “we’re making that final turn,” on eradicating Coronavirus. He said he’d restore conditions of 7 months ago before the virus gripped the nation. https://t.co/zxhdgJv9Kg


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Mark Knoller
1 day ago:   Tuesday Oct 27 - 7:40pm
Either he’s getting tired or his Teleprompter lost power, but his speech in WI ran under an hour. 55 mins to be precise. Seen here boarding Air Force One for Nebraska and his 3rd rally of the day before heading to Las Vegas, where betting on the election is not permitted. https://t.co/MQr8m8sTJG


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Mark Knoller
1 day ago:   Tuesday Oct 27 - 6:49pm
Though he’s been President for nearly four years and he’s on a 3-rally-a-day campaign swing, Trump tells Wisconsin supporters, “I’m not a politician.” At the same time, he’s predicting “a red wave” of GOP supporters to carry him to re-election next Tuesday. https://t.co/X4SyJaz4BQ


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Mark Knoller
1 day ago:   Tuesday Oct 27 - 6:43pm
Though Wisconsin is having its worst COVID numbers in recent days, Pres Trump tries to downplay the pandemic, slamming “fake news” for its focus on “COVID, COVID, COVID.” He says they’ll stop talking about it so much on Nov 4th. “You watch,” he tells WI rally crowd.

Mark Knoller
1 day ago:   Tuesday Oct 27 - 6:24pm
At a racetrack in must-win Wisconsin, Pres Trump began speech at 2nd his rally of the day, charging that last night Philadelphia was torn up “by Biden-supporting radicals.” He said Biden “stands with the rioters,” and he stands “with the heroes of law enforcement.” https://t.co/X76CulD6CF


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Mark Knoller
2 days ago:   Tuesday Oct 27 - 4:01pm
Delivering her speech in PA at the same time as the Pres was speaking in WI, Mrs Trump echoed her husbands criticism of the media, saying it reports “baseless claims from anonymous sources or angry ex-employees.” She mentioned no names.

Mark Knoller
2 days ago:   Tuesday Oct 27 - 3:52pm
“I don’t always agree with the way he says things,” says Mrs Trump of her husband’s tweets. In a campaign speech in PA., she says it’s important to him “that he speaks directly to the people he serves.” She says “Donald is a fighter,” and fights for the people “every single day.” https://t.co/TGhjnwTy51


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Mark Knoller
2 days ago:   Tuesday Oct 27 - 3:24pm
Pres again says Biden not up to being president. He says if Biden wins, 3 weeks into his presidency, they’ll ask Harris if she can take over, mentioning the 25th Amendment. But then he says of Harris, “she will not be the first woman president.”

Mark Knoller
2 days ago:   Tuesday Oct 27 - 3:20pm
“I’m working my ass off,” says Pres Trump as he begins the first of 3 campaign rallies today in MI, WI and NE. “We’re leading almost everywhere,” says Trump, despite polls showing otherwise. “We’re gonna have a great red wave,” he says of the GOP turnout. https://t.co/Z64H8Vhe4r


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Mark Knoller
2 days ago:   Tuesday Oct 27 - 3:06pm
Pres steps off Air Force One in must-win Michigan for a rally in Lansing. He narrowly won the state in 2016 and needs to keep it in his column. By my count, this will be his 58th campaign rally this year, his 132nd since taking office. https://t.co/j8iHX3TLxn


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Mark Knoller
2 days ago:   Tuesday Oct 27 - 2:19pm
Pres again defending his handling of the pandemic. “One of the things we really did a good job on is COVID,” he told reporters as he set out on his campaign swing. He said were it not for the actions he took, the death toll might have reached 2-million, https://t.co/xvoNplDWe0


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Mark Knoller
2 days ago:   Tuesday Oct 27 - 1:52pm
Pres says he’s unhappy with @FoxNews for its live coverage today of former Pres Obama’s speech for Biden. He said he finds it “very disappointing” and it wouldn’t be happening if the late Roger Ailes was still running Fox.

Mark Knoller
2 days ago:   Tuesday Oct 27 - 1:36pm
Mrs Trump hitched a ride on Marine One with the President. She’s making a separate campaign trip to Pennsylvania while the President heads to MI, WI, NE and NV. Trump explained the stop in Nebraska, that it is also outreach to farmers in neighboring Iowa. https://t.co/6D7mkm3yAD


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Mark Knoller
2 days ago:   Tuesday Oct 27 - 1:11pm
Pres still reveling about last night’s swearing-in of Justice Amy Coney Barrett. He says he’s very proud and she’ll be a great Justice for many years. He’s leaving the @WH today on a campaign swing that takes him to Michigan, Wisconsin. And Nebraska.

Mark Knoller
2 days ago:   Tuesday Oct 27 - 12:53pm
VP Pence campaigning today in the Carolinas, both states Pres Trump won in 2016 and cannot afford to lose now. Pence has two events in NC with a rally in SC in between. His office reported both he and Mrs Pence tested negative again today for Coronavirus.

Mark Knoller
2 days ago:   Monday Oct 26 - 10:17pm
It’s another 3-rally day on Tuesday for President Trump. He has two campaign events in must-win Wisconsin and a 3rd in Nebraska. He ends the day in Las Vegas in advance of campaigning on Wednesday.

Mark Knoller
2 days ago:   Monday Oct 26 - 10:05pm
In her remarks after taking the Oath of Office, Justice Barrett restated her judicial commitment: “A judge declares independence not only from Congress and the President, but also from the private beliefs that might otherwise move her.” https://t.co/xUWUwIgtsS


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Mark Knoller
2 days ago:   Monday Oct 26 - 9:48pm
Pres Trump has now placed 3 Justices on the Supreme Court in less than 4 years. Compares to: Obama – 2 in 8 years GW Bush – 2 in 8 years Clinton – 2 in 8 years GHW Bush – 2 in 4 years Reagan – 4 in 8 years

Mark Knoller
2 days ago:   Monday Oct 26 - 9:39pm
Most guests on the South Lawn were wearing masks, but not the First Lady or Jesse Barrett, husband of the new Associate Justice. Guest seating was spaced apart, but less than 6-feet social distancing. https://t.co/TeVmA9aFI6


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Mark Knoller
2 days ago:   Monday Oct 26 - 9:29pm
Pres Trump escorts Justice Barrett up the South Portico steps to the balcony outside the Blue Room as invited guests applaud on the South Lawn beneath. https://t.co/AxFfvJ0mA8


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Mark Knoller
2 days ago:   Monday Oct 26 - 9:21pm
As Pres Trump looks on, having called this “a momentous day,” Justice Clarence Thomas, currently the senior member of the Supreme Court, administers the Oath of Office to Judge Amy Coney Barrett as Associate Justice of the Court. https://t.co/KTAaEyPtFK


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Mark Knoller
2 days ago:   Monday Oct 26 - 8:54pm
Tonight’s swearing-in ceremony for Judge Amy Coney Barrett comes a month to the day since the Rose Garden ceremony in which Pres Trump announced his nomination of her to the Supreme Court. https://t.co/6m6dIyYB1t


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Mark Knoller
2 days ago:   Monday Oct 26 - 8:46pm
Yesterday’s Halloween decorations are gone and the White House is ready for tonight’s swearing-in ceremony for Judge Amy Coney Barrett to the Supreme Court. https://t.co/EMORjGBpzc


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Mark Knoller
2 days ago:   Monday Oct 26 - 8:23pm
WH formally announces swearing-in ceremony at 9PM/ET on the South Lawn for the swearing-in of Judge Amy Coney Barrett as Associate Justice on the Supreme Court.

Mark Knoller
2 days ago:   Monday Oct 26 - 8:13pm
As Pres Trump was in a motorcade on the way back to the WH, the Senate confirmed his nomination of Judge Amy Coney Barrett to the Supreme Court. https://t.co/Ef1GWM7OgJ


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Mark Knoller
2 days ago:   Monday Oct 26 - 7:39pm
Moon over Joint Base Andrews. (Possible book title.) Awaiting return of Air Force One. https://t.co/GPydEM26pN


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Mark Knoller
3 days ago:   Monday Oct 26 - 6:06pm
Pres ends 3rd and last campaign speech of the day in Pennsylvania. He spoke in Altoona for just over an hour, bringing his total campaign rhetoric to 3 hrs and 48 mins. He will likely add to that total tonight when he celebrates expected Senate confirmation of his SCOTUS nominee. https://t.co/5Gd88xuRLx


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Mark Knoller
3 days ago:   Monday Oct 26 - 5:02pm
Sounds like Pres was watching Biden’s news conference and his criticism of Trump’s “super-spreader” rallies. Trump answered back saying the reason Biden doesn’t have big rallies is not COVID, “but because nobody shows up.”

Mark Knoller
3 days ago:   Monday Oct 26 - 4:59pm
After stepping off Marine One, Pres Trump tosses campaign caps into the crowd. “Did anybody notice the helicopter flying low?” he asked facetiously after his flyover. Said he was trying to make a low-key arrival. https://t.co/ChdUPxxwto


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Mark Knoller
3 days ago:   Monday Oct 26 - 4:49pm
Marine One does fly-over rally site at Altoona airport before landing. Power of the incumbency. https://t.co/MopFHJloD9


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Mark Knoller
3 days ago:   Monday Oct 26 - 4:42pm
Crowd at Trump rally in Altoona/Blair County airport look skyward for Marine One carrying Pres to 3rd and last rally of the day in must-win Pennsylvania. https://t.co/5ysYRmM9su


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Mark Knoller
3 days ago:   Monday Oct 26 - 2:52pm
“It’s gonna be great,” Trump tells rally of expected confirmation today of SCOTUS nominee Judge Amy Coney Barrett. Knows Democrats furious about it just days before the election. He says if shoe was on the other foot, Dems would have nominated and confirmed faster than GOP did. https://t.co/3xDRZDwhRj


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Mark Knoller
3 days ago:   Monday Oct 26 - 2:31pm
Pres Trump can hardly wait for the 3rd Quarter GDP to come out 2 days before the election. He cites the Atlanta Fed projecting 35% growth. “It’s gonna be magnificent,” he said, “the greatest comeback anywhere in the world.” https://t.co/Dr0vLPBGGU


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Mark Knoller
3 days ago:   Monday Oct 26 - 2:18pm
Again in Lancaster, PA., Pres Trump tries to score political points by running videos on a giant screen of Biden and Harris defending China and decrying fracking. Trump might have thought twice of running it if he knew @FoxNews would cut away from its live coverage of his rally. https://t.co/1bmIe4cWJN


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Mark Knoller
3 days ago:   Monday Oct 26 - 2:06pm
At his 2nd rally of the day in PA, Pres decried Biden for what he ridiculed as an agenda of “doom and gloom and depression and despair.” Addressing supporters in Lancaster County, Trump said his agenda was one of “unlimited optimism, opportunity, growth and prosperity.” https://t.co/0WQ8fkeHz5


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Mark Knoller
3 days ago:   Monday Oct 26 - 12:48pm
One down, two to go, as Pres Trump ends first of 3 rallies today in Pennsylvania. He spoke in Allentown for 1 hr 17 mins and stressed that the state is must-win for his reelection bid. He also referred to US nuclear weapons as “tippy-top.” Next stop, Lancaster, PA. https://t.co/luTHeqRC9E


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Mark Knoller
3 days ago:   Monday Oct 26 - 12:21pm
“We’ve got to blow ‘em out,” Trump tells supporters of the necessity that he win Pennsylvania. “This is the whole ballgame,” he said at rally in Allentown, the first of 3 rallies today in the Keystone State. https://t.co/9TEeMSINBH


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Mark Knoller
3 days ago:   Monday Oct 26 - 11:44am
Trump dismisses polls showing him trailing Biden in key states, including Pennsylvania. “We’re going to win in Pennsylvania, I think,” he told supporters at Allentown rally. On counting of ballots, he served notice on Democratic @GovernorTomWolf: “we’re watching you.”

Mark Knoller
3 days ago:   Monday Oct 26 - 11:33am
Trump begins first of 3 campaign speeches today in Pennsylvania citing “shocking admission” by Biden in the last debate that he would abolish the oil & gas industry. Trump called Biden’s plan “an economic death sentence” on PA’s energy sector. https://t.co/afBZ8FdQ4s


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Mark Knoller
3 days ago:   Monday Oct 26 - 11:19am
As for the surge in the number of Coronavirus cases nationwide in recent days, Pres Trump again blames “fake news” for trying to scare the country about the pandemic, even though the numbers come from public health experts.

Mark Knoller
3 days ago:   Monday Oct 26 - 11:08am
In brief exchange with press pool on arrival in Allentown, PA., Pres Trump defended his handling of the pandemic. “We are doing a great job. We are absolutely rounding the corner,” he said. https://t.co/MTgsq3zEfJ


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Mark Knoller
3 days ago:   Monday Oct 26 - 10:16am
By my count, Pres Trump’s first flight today to Allentown, PA is his 600th flight on Air Force One as President. Today a 757 is serving as AF1. https://t.co/qeHIYGdpCw


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Mark Knoller
3 days ago:   Monday Oct 26 - 10:03am
Pres Trump boards Air Force One for his 3-stop campaign blitz in Pennsylvania. He expects his Supreme Court nominee Judge Amy Coney Barrett to be Senate-confirmed by the time he returns tonight. https://t.co/grpA5Dv4uY


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Mark Knoller
3 days ago:   Monday Oct 26 - 8:52am
The WH is planning a swearing-in ceremony tonight if Judge Amy Coney Barrett is confirmed by the Senate. Pres Trump is expected back this evening from his 3-rally campaign swing in must-win Pennsylvania. Barrett will be Trump’s 3rd Associate Justice on the Supreme Court.

Mark Knoller
3 days ago:   Monday Oct 26 - 8:47am
WH Chief of Staff Mark Meadows arrived at work after a delay leaving home due to a nearby shooting incident unrelated to him. He told reporters that shots were fired in a police incident “in close proximity” to his home and so his departure for the WH was delayed. https://t.co/KczlGPR7lO


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Mark Knoller
3 days ago:   Monday Oct 26 - 8:10am
Security personnel kept WH Chief of Staff Mark Meadows from leaving home this morning due to “an emergency incident near his residence but unrelated to him,” An aide says his security detail acted “out of an abundance of caution.” Meadows had to cancel 2 morning show appearances.

Mark Knoller
3 days ago:   Monday Oct 26 - 7:52am
It’s a 3-rally day for Pres Trump – all in one must-win state: Pennsylvania, where his 7/10ths of a point win in 2016 helped get the WH. He has events there today in Allentown, Lancaster and Johnstown. Today is Trump’s 12th visit this year to the Keystone State.

Mark Knoller
3 days ago:   Sunday Oct 25 - 7:35pm
Besides the usual array of kids dressed up as super heroes and fairy queens, The Trumps were tickled by two kids dressed up as them. The Pres had them turn around so the cameras could get the real Trumps and the impersonators. https://t.co/Ku088vbOe1


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Mark Knoller
3 days ago:   Sunday Oct 25 - 7:16pm
WH decked out in Halloween mode for tonight’s Trick-or-Treat event. In years past, the spooky factor has been higher, with decorations that include skeletons and giant spiders. https://t.co/8Syghun5xt


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Mark Knoller
3 days ago:   Sunday Oct 25 - 7:03pm
After 1 rally today in NH, Pres Trump shifts back into high gear Monday with plans for 3 rallies in must-win Pennsylvania, & three more Tuesday in Michigan, Wisconsin & Nebraska. Trump is planning on 5 a day in the final days. He says he doubts Biden has the energy to match him.

Mark Knoller
4 days ago:   Sunday Oct 25 - 4:55pm
Pres Trump puts his Coronavirus “immunity” to the test chatting at Maine orchard store with mostly maskless supporters. About the only ones wearing masks are members of his Secret Service detail. https://t.co/HsdsLsXkhO


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Mark Knoller
4 days ago:   Sunday Oct 25 - 4:33pm
Over a display of pumpkins, Pres chats with supporters on visit to Maine orchard. He lost Maine by 3 points in 2016, and current polls show him trailing Biden at nearly 15-points, but he made clear to supporters he wants to be their Maine man. https://t.co/L7sKiea4tX


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Mark Knoller
4 days ago:   Sunday Oct 25 - 4:18pm
Pres signs a pumpkin at Maine orchard. “It’ll be on eBay tonight,” he says. Also used visit to make a campaign pitch on actions he's taken for Maine lobstermen. https://t.co/r3T85fdzfs


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Mark Knoller
4 days ago:   Sunday Oct 25 - 3:59pm
Pres Trump pleased with the turnout for him at the apple orchard store. “I thought we’d have like five people, we have thousands….” he estimated. He signed a pumpkin and felt he created a collector’s item, saying it would be on eBay tonight.

Mark Knoller
4 days ago:   Sunday Oct 25 - 3:44pm
Pres Trump is visiting a family apple orchard in Levant, ME. The visit unannounced to press, but many supporters got the word and were cheering his arrival.

Mark Knoller
4 days ago:   Sunday Oct 25 - 3:27pm
Pres Trump arrives in Bangor ME for an unspecified reason. Press pool asked if VP Pence should come off the campaign trail due to his exposure to Chief of Staff Marc Short who has tested positive for Coronavirus. Trump’s response drowned out by airport noise. https://t.co/SDtQjEOynU


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Mark Knoller
4 days ago:   Sunday Oct 25 - 2:33pm
After a 1½ hour campaign speech to supporters in NH, Pres offers up one last fist pump as he boards Air Force One to his next stop in Bangor, Maine https://t.co/PnNNtpmDdE


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Mark Knoller
4 days ago:   Sunday Oct 25 - 2:10pm
In a chatty mood, Trump tells NH rally the long story of how he negotiated the price of the next generation Air Force One aircraft down to $3.95-billion. After all that, he says, “I better win this damn contest.” The new planes due for delivery in 2024. https://t.co/nf7pqr1p98


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Mark Knoller
4 days ago:   Sunday Oct 25 - 1:57pm
Trump slams Biden as “the shutdown candidate,” ridiculing how he would respond to the pandemic. Also says Biden would shutdown “the greatest economic recovery” that Trump says is coming.

Mark Knoller
4 days ago:   Sunday Oct 25 - 1:40pm
Trump’s right. That “would be a story,” if he had voted yesterday for Joe Biden.

Mark Knoller
4 days ago:   Sunday Oct 25 - 1:37pm
Trump tells NH rally about voting in-person yesterday in Florida. Says they asked for ID and he showed his passport. They offered to help him keep his ballot secret. “I don’t want to keep it secret. I voted for Donald Trump. Now if I voted for sleepy Joe, that would be a story.”

Mark Knoller
4 days ago:   Sunday Oct 25 - 1:35pm
Trump understatement of the day: “I don’t’ think he likes me too much,” Trump says of Biden. “I don’t think he’s a nice guy,” added Trump. Perhaps offering the reason Biden doesn’t like him. Speculates Biden has no events today to avoid questions on corruption.

Mark Knoller
4 days ago:   Sunday Oct 25 - 1:06pm
Despite record numbers of Coronavirus cases, Pres again delivered his COVID-19 mantra, “we’re rounding the turn” on the pandemic. Reminded crowd that even he got Corovana virus, but after getting Regeneron, “I felt like Superman,” prompting chant of “Super Trump.”

Mark Knoller
4 days ago:   Sunday Oct 25 - 12:59pm
Pres Trump quick to needle Biden about “putting the lid on,” meaning he’ll have no appearances today. Trump enjoys ribbing Biden about staying inside many days instead of campaigning. Trump disputes that it’s a campaign strategy. “Strategy would be coming out,” he says. https://t.co/AXarQIHhiS


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Mark Knoller
4 days ago:   Sunday Oct 25 - 12:44pm
Air Force One taxis into position at Trump campaign rally at Manchester/Londonderry Airport in NH. Pres narrowly lost NH in 2016 and he’s running 13 points behind Biden in press polls. https://t.co/Ts6LNsunKs


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