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Mark Knoller
8 hours ago:   Monday Aug 19 - 7:22pm
After talking to Indian PM Modi today, Pres also spoke to Pakistani PM Imran Khan. WH says @POTUS reaffirmed the need for Pakistan "to reduce tensions and moderate rhetoric with India over the situation in Jammu and Kashmir. Sounds like @POTUS is mediating.

Mark Knoller
8 hours ago:   Monday Aug 19 - 7:08pm
Tuesday at the WH. Pres Trump holds talks with Pres Klaus Iohannis of Romania. It'll be their 3rd meeting. WH says meeting marks Romania's 30th year since the fall of communism and 15th since it became a @NATO ally. Agenda includes trade, energy and shared security challenges.

Mark Knoller
8 hours ago:   Monday Aug 19 - 6:42pm
WH says Pres Trump also spoke today with British PM @BorisJohnson previewing issues - including the Brexit quagmire - they'll discuss next weekend at the G7 Summit in Biarritz, France.

Mark Knoller
8 hours ago:   Monday Aug 19 - 6:35pm
Leading the network evening newscasts: CBS: Planned Parenthood pulls out of federal program to avoid restrictions; ABC: NYPD fires 'chokehold' cop; NBC: Situation in Iran.

Mark Knoller
9 hours ago:   Monday Aug 19 - 5:47pm
@CelesteKatzNYC Much appreciated.

Mark Knoller
9 hours ago:   Monday Aug 19 - 5:32pm
@CelesteKatzNYC "This guy?" Thanks anyway.

Mark Knoller
9 hours ago:   Monday Aug 19 - 5:27pm
Catching up on last week. Was quietly announced that @VP will visit Iceland in September. Smaller than Greenland, but it's not for sale either.

Mark Knoller
10 hours ago:   Monday Aug 19 - 5:14pm
@MichaelBenny And fun to play.

Mark Knoller
10 hours ago:   Monday Aug 19 - 5:09pm
Checked 8 seasons of Sesame Street Words of the Day, and "recession" never made it. Some Words of the Day that caught my eye were: grouchy, camouflage, grimace, humongous, glockenspiel, galoshes, pumpernickel and reporter.

Mark Knoller
13 hours ago:   Monday Aug 19 - 1:34pm
WH says @POTUS spoke today with Indian PM Modi to again discuss the reducing tensions between India and Pakistan. No mention in the statement of Pres Trump serving as a mediator - as he said Modi previously asked him about, which India later denied.

Mark Knoller
14 hours ago:   Monday Aug 19 - 12:37pm
On dealing with China, @VP says China needs to honor its commitment to respect the integrity of Hong Kong's laws under the Sino-British Declaration. Pence says the US urges Beijing to act in a humanitarian manner toward Hong Kong and "resolve differences peaceably." https://t.co/ykvKkGtE4P


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Mark Knoller
14 hours ago:   Monday Aug 19 - 12:30pm
VP Pence disputes "irresponsible rhetoric" in the media, and says the US economy is strong as is the economic outlook. Declares that the automotive industry is "roaring back" in Michigan and "all across the heartland."

Mark Knoller
14 hours ago:   Monday Aug 19 - 12:23pm
Addressing the @deteconomicclub, @VP declares "the American economy is booming." Notes it's 3 years since then-Candidate Trump unveiled his economic plan before the same group promising to open "a new chapter of American prosperity." https://t.co/eNxdVAI7jM


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Mark Knoller
15 hours ago:   Monday Aug 19 - 12:05pm
Pres Trump calling again for Federal Reserve to lower main interest rate by "at least" 100 basis points. Says it would further strengthen the economy, even though he says "our economy is very strong" to begin with "despite the horrendous lack of vision by Fed Chair Jay Powell."

Mark Knoller
18 hours ago:   Monday Aug 19 - 9:06am
Another WH official disputes fears of a recession. @KellyannePolls says "the fundamentals of the economy are very strong." She ridicules media focus telling reporters they cover the economy "only when you can use the Sesame Street word of the day: recession." https://t.co/AsLcHX7Sk6


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Mark Knoller
19 hours ago:   Monday Aug 19 - 8:05am
@HardySpire @johnrobertsFox @MarkKnopfler A medley of show tunes and movie themes.

Mark Knoller
19 hours ago:   Monday Aug 19 - 7:32am
VP Pence on the road today. Will be in Michigan to address the Detroit Economic Club. Expected to follow Pres Trump's lead knocking down fears of a recession. "I don't see a recession," said @POTUS yesterday. "We're doing tremendously well. Our consumers are rich."

Mark Knoller
19 hours ago:   Monday Aug 19 - 7:25am
As for his 10 days at his golf club, @POTUS said "golf was the least of it." Said he only played two days. "I like golf; it's fine. It's so unimportant to me. Also says "it's a little form of exercise, and that's not so bad."

Mark Knoller
20 hours ago:   Monday Aug 19 - 7:22am
Today at the WH. Pres Trump is back from his 10-day vacation at his NJ golf club. No press or public events on his schedule today. Could change. Did a 37-minute q&a with reporters yesterday afternoon before boarding Air Force One for flight back to DC with @FLOTUS and son Barron.

Mark Knoller
1 week ago:   Friday Aug 9 - 8:13pm
@ron_fournier As a candidate, @realDonaldTrump told voters: “I’m gonna be working for you. I’m not gonna have time to play golf.” “If I win this, I’m not going to be playing much golf.” By my count, he has spent all or part of 211 days at golf clubs as president.

Mark Knoller
1 week ago:   Friday Aug 9 - 8:07pm
@petersagal Thanks for the kind words. Much appreciated. Enjoy your trip.

Mark Knoller
1 week ago:   Friday Aug 9 - 6:36pm
Leading the network evening newscasts: CBS: Accused El Paso gunman confessed, says police affidavit. ABC: Man with gun triggers scare at another Walmart. NBC: Migrant families fear future raids by immigration police.

Mark Knoller
1 week ago:   Friday Aug 9 - 6:06pm
On the tarmac at @MMUAirport, Pres Trump transfers from Air Force One to Marine One for flight to his NJ golf club in Bedminster to start his 10-day stay. https://t.co/YvewjkJr2R


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Mark Knoller
1 week ago:   Friday Aug 9 - 5:55pm
RT @weijia: The WH denies reports that it instructed ICE to carry out more work place raids. Note this might be a matter of semantics though, since Trump can unofficially offer up his wishes without “directing” ops. https://t.co/CRC88pc27u


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Mark Knoller
1 week ago:   Friday Aug 9 - 5:22pm
After raising $12million for his campaign and the RNC, Pres Trump boards Air Force One to depart the Hamptons for his NJ golf club to start a 10-day vacation. @GOPChairwoman issued statement thanking "the unhinged mob on the left," for helping @POTUS raise more than expected." https://t.co/gjaPTBroOL


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Mark Knoller
1 week ago:   Friday Aug 9 - 4:19pm
WH says it held a productive meeting today with social media and technology leaders, discussing ways they can prevent episodes of violence by identifying potential threats and domestic terror plots "without compromising free speech." The pres did not attend the meeting.

Mark Knoller
1 week ago:   Friday Aug 9 - 3:20pm
A row of trees obscures sight of the mansion hosting 2nd Trump Victory Fund event today. The spectacular home is on the market for $40-million. https://t.co/gqZJN7cHu3


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Mark Knoller
1 week ago:   Friday Aug 9 - 2:56pm
Pres Trump now at 2nd of two fundraisers in the Hamptons for his campaign and the RNC. Again, no press coverage.

Mark Knoller
1 week ago:   Friday Aug 9 - 12:35pm
Pres Trump signed two bills into law today that by my count, bring him to over 500 on the legislation scoreboard. At same point in presidency, Barack Obama had signed 387 bills into law. One of today's bills renames a dam in Tulare County, CA for a local official.

Mark Knoller
1 week ago:   Friday Aug 9 - 12:26pm
Pres Trump arrives at first fundraiser at the Southampton home of @MiamiDolphins owner Stephen Ross. @POTUS calls him a friend and great guy. "I think he's probably more inclined to be a liberal," said Trump. Some supporters paying up to $250K to attend. No press coverage.

Mark Knoller
1 week ago:   Friday Aug 9 - 11:54am
Pres Trump arrives in the Hamptons for 2 campaign/RNC fundraising events, he says will raise as much $12-million. "I'm used to saying billion," he told reporters. Not worried about backlash aimed at fundraiser host Stephen Ross. Says he'll be "hotter" than ever. https://t.co/HeiX0XXVpb


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Mark Knoller
1 week ago:   Friday Aug 9 - 11:31am
Pres Trump makes it clear he doesn't like being referred to as a "racist" or "white supremacist." "I am not," he insists, and thinks calling him that is "a disgrace." Says his critics "call anybody a racist when they run out of cards." https://t.co/FtJjjWDdGT


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Mark Knoller
1 week ago:   Friday Aug 9 - 11:15am
Pres repeatedly said he wants "meaningful background checks" for gun buyers. "I don't want crazy people having guns," he said at end of Q&A with reporters before leaving WH for fundraisers and a 10-day vacation. https://t.co/WNKGLlwdWY


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Mark Knoller
1 week ago:   Friday Aug 9 - 11:01am
Pres Trump says Japan and South Korea "have to sit down and get along with each other." Says their disputes puts US in a "very bad position." At same time, he praises "a very beautiful" 3 page letter he received yesterday from Kim Jong Un. https://t.co/jtL7BMGSpE


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Mark Knoller
1 week ago:   Friday Aug 9 - 10:50am
Pres says he had a good talk with NRA CEO Wayne LaPierre, and thinks that in the end the @NRA will be on board for new background checks legislation - or at least "be a little more neutral" to it. Thinks Dems and GOP have a chance to get together on it. https://t.co/g08QON2rGF


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Mark Knoller
1 week ago:   Friday Aug 9 - 10:41am
Pres raises possibility that US/China trade talks set for September may not happen. Says okay by him if they do or don't. Defends use of tariffs and again insists that "American taxpayers are not paying for it." He says prices on Chinese exports have not gone up. https://t.co/aotin3BU1Z


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Mark Knoller
1 week ago:   Friday Aug 9 - 10:36am
Pres Trump greets WH visitors before his exchange with reporters this morning on the South Driveway. https://t.co/aTeevwm9yn


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Mark Knoller
1 week ago:   Friday Aug 9 - 10:27am
Defends choice of Admiral Maguire to serve as Acting DNI when Dan Coats and Sue Gorden step down next Thursday. "Who know, may he gets the job," says @POTUS of whom he'll nominate to be permanent DNI. Says everybody wants that job, Thinks Maguire could be "a great choice."

Mark Knoller
1 week ago:   Friday Aug 9 - 10:20am
Latest on dealing with North Korea, @POTUS says he got a positive, really beautiful letter from Kim Jong Un. Tells reporters he'd love to give it to them. He thinks that he and Kim will be having another meeting.

Mark Knoller
1 week ago:   Friday Aug 9 - 10:10am
In response to criticism from @JoeBiden, Pres Trump says "Joe is not playing with a full deck.” Doesn't think he's fit to be president, but if Biden gets the Democratic nomination, Trump says he'd be "thrilled" to run against him.

Mark Knoller
1 week ago:   Friday Aug 9 - 10:05am
Pres defends @ICEgov raids in Mississippi targeting illegal aliens. Says he wants migrants to know that if they enter the US illegally, they'll be taken out. Thinks the raids in Mississippi serve as a message to those who would enter the US illegally.

Mark Knoller
1 week ago:   Friday Aug 9 - 10:02am
The president says there's tremendous support for common sense, sensible background checks for gun sales. Says he had a "great talk" with @SpeakerPelosi and @SenSchumer. Says no one wants guns in the hands of people who shouldn't have them.

Mark Knoller
1 week ago:   Friday Aug 9 - 10:00am
Pres says intelligent background checks are needed for gun buyers. Says he has a "great relationship" with the NRA, could disagree with them but doesn't see that happening. In Q&A with press before departing WH, @POTUS says @senatemajldr "totally onboard," on taking action.

Mark Knoller
1 week ago:   Friday Aug 9 - 8:19am
In a double tweet, Pres calls himself the "biggest Second Amendment person there is." Also says "guns should not be placed in the hand of mentally ill or deranged people." Says he's been speaking to the @NRA so its views taken into account as House/Senate discussions take place.

Mark Knoller
1 week ago:   Friday Aug 9 - 7:18am
After the fundraising events, both closed to press coverage, Pres heads to his NJ golf club for 10 days. He'll interrupt the stay for a couple of events next week, including another campaign rally on Thursday in Manchester, NH.

Mark Knoller
1 week ago:   Friday Aug 9 - 7:15am
Heading to the Hamptons. Pres Trump departs WH this morning en route two big money fundraisers in the tony East end of Long Island. Expected to raise $10-million for his campaign and RNC, though causing some headaches for event host Stephen Ross and his fitness firms.

Mark Knoller
1 week ago:   Thursday Aug 8 - 8:50pm
In joint statement, @SpeakerPelosi & @SenSchumer say they each spoke to @POTUS today, again urged him to call the Senate back into session to vote on the House-passed gun purchase background check bill. They said he promised to review the bill & understood their sense of urgency.

Mark Knoller
1 week ago:   Thursday Aug 8 - 7:34pm
RT @realDonaldTrump: I am pleased to inform you that the Honorable Joseph Maguire, current Director of the National Counterterrorism Center, will be named Acting Director of National Intelligence, effective August 15th. Admiral Maguire has a long and distinguished....

Mark Knoller
1 week ago:   Thursday Aug 8 - 7:33pm
RT @Olivia_Gazis: Sue Gordon’s resignation letter - short and bittersweet. “Know that our people are our strength, and they will never fail you or the Nation. You are in good hands.” https://t.co/zl7ghG5iUG


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Mark Knoller
1 week ago:   Thursday Aug 8 - 7:21pm
RT @Olivia_Gazis: Sue Gordon offered many insights in this recent (and, as far as I’m aware, last) interview on @IntelMattersPod. Among them: - ‘this is a crazy world and a really different time’ - ‘intelligence has the opportunity to be the hero of this moment’ https://t.co/QBcopAazLf

Mark Knoller
1 week ago:   Thursday Aug 8 - 7:20pm
Pres Trump heads to the Hamptons on Friday to attend two big money campaign/RNC fundraisers. The two events are expected to raise $10-million. Both are closed to press coverage. From the Hamptons, @POTUS heads to his NJ golf club for the start of a 10-day vacation.

Mark Knoller
1 week ago:   Thursday Aug 8 - 6:34pm
Leading the network evening newscasts tonight: CBS/NBC: ICE stages immigration raid in Mississippi. ABC: Multiple stabbing incidents in two states.

Mark Knoller
1 week ago:   Thursday Aug 8 - 6:29pm
Pres announces resignation of Deputy Dir of National Intelligence. Stepping down next Thursday, same day as DNI Dan Coats. @POTUS will need to appoint an Acting DNI and nominate a new DNI. He passed on Sue Gordon. https://t.co/DzGjSsThk2

Mark Knoller
1 week ago:   Thursday Aug 8 - 5:21pm
On @whas, @senatemajldr said he spoke with @POTUS today about gun violence prevention legislation. McConnell asking 3 Senate Committee Chairs to come up with bills that can pass the Senate and House and that @POTUS will sign. Expect Senate to act in September.

Mark Knoller
1 week ago:   Thursday Aug 8 - 4:36pm
.@SpeakerPelosi urges @POTUS to call Senate into emergency session on his own authority to take up gun purchase background check legislation already passed by the House. She wants him to bring Senate back, since @senatemajldr won't.

Mark Knoller
1 week ago:   Thursday Aug 8 - 2:57pm
"We can't arrest out way out of this," says @VP of the opioid crisis. But at @eku, he says progress being made, citing 5% reduction last year in overdose deaths and 34% reduction in opioid prescriptions. Announces $400-million from HHS to fight the drug crisis nationwide. https://t.co/FHc1yJOTVm


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Mark Knoller
1 week ago:   Thursday Aug 8 - 2:29pm
@CelesteKatzNYC @VP Cats and bunnies get along: https://t.co/VoM5YcuGuH:

Mark Knoller
1 week ago:   Thursday Aug 8 - 2:09pm
in the 2nd of two tweets, Pres Trump serves notice that Iran should not be dissuaded from talking to the US about a new nuclear deal. Pres specifically mentions French Pres Macron giving Iran mixed signals: https://t.co/IrSWTyuBaE

Mark Knoller
1 week ago:   Thursday Aug 8 - 1:17pm
@brianstelter @JamieStelter Hearty congrats. Another follower on Twitter.

Mark Knoller
1 week ago:   Thursday Aug 8 - 1:11pm
Perhaps should get Larry together with the @VP's Marlon Bundo.- also known as BOTUS. https://t.co/3nuzX6dPKD


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Mark Knoller
1 week ago:   Thursday Aug 8 - 1:04pm
It's the 10 Downing Street kitty! Made the transition to the new PM. No such pet handovers at the WH. Pity. https://t.co/x1yyQeMEjU

Mark Knoller
1 week ago:   Thursday Aug 8 - 11:00am
@JerylBier @federalreserve That was then. This is now.

Mark Knoller
1 week ago:   Thursday Aug 8 - 10:53am
But it's a good summer for Atlantic Puffins. https://t.co/tDvDWgJVWA

Mark Knoller
1 week ago:   Thursday Aug 8 - 10:50am
Pres Trump laments US strong dollar economy. Slams the @federalreserve. "They have called it wrong at every step of the way," he says in a just-posted triple-tweet. Says it puts US companies at competitive disadvantage.

Mark Knoller
1 week ago:   Thursday Aug 8 - 10:15am
OTD in 1974, Pres Nixon, facing almost certain impeachment, addressed the nation to announce he would resign the presidency at noon the next day. https://t.co/YNPXPlAukO https://t.co/RhUrNzEJM3


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Mark Knoller
1 week ago:   Thursday Aug 8 - 8:12am
@JerylBier @NBCNews I'm sure @NBCNewsPR will be happen to explain their editorial judgment to you.

Mark Knoller
1 week ago:   Thursday Aug 8 - 8:10am
Always like Marine One night landings at the WH. Pres and Mrs Trump got back at 1128pm. https://t.co/7i1vQgTir0


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Mark Knoller
1 week ago:   Thursday Aug 8 - 7:45am
At this writing, there are no public/press events on Pres Trump's schedule today. He's got lunch with @SecPompeo, just back from trip to Thailand, Australia, Micronesia. He spoke yesterday with Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman to discuss "heightened tensions in the region."

Mark Knoller
1 week ago:   Thursday Aug 8 - 7:39am
In 2010, before his conviction, Blagovevich appeared on Trump's "Celebrity Apprentice" show. Trump "fired" him in the season's 4th episode, though he previously said Blagojevich would be a breakout star of the show.

Mark Knoller
1 week ago:   Thursday Aug 8 - 7:35am
Pres Trump first mentioned in May that he was thinking about commuting Blagojevich's sentence. Said Blagojevich was caught saying things on the phone that were "stupid" and that "many other politicians say." Blagojevich filed a petition for commutation of sentence in June 2018.

Mark Knoller
1 week ago:   Thursday Aug 8 - 7:31am
Pres Trump said he thinks Blagojevich "was treated unbelievably unfairly." He said it was "the Comey gang...all these sleazebags -- that did it." @POTUS says Blagojevich is a Democrat and "not a friend of mine. Was convicted on trying to sell Barack Obama's vacated Senate seat.

Mark Knoller
1 week ago:   Thursday Aug 8 - 7:26am
ICYMI: On the flight back to DC last night from EL Paso, Pres Trump told the press pool that he is "seriously" and "strongly" considering a commutation of sentence for former Illinois Gov Rod Blagojevich. He's serving a 14-yr sentence since 2012 on corruption charges.

Mark Knoller
1 week ago:   Wednesday Aug 7 - 9:08pm
RT @RobLegare: My latest on House Dems' attempt to compel Trump's former WH Counsel Don McGahn to testify: https://t.co/ljQXA910Je

Mark Knoller
1 week ago:   Wednesday Aug 7 - 7:42pm
Pres and Mrs Trump end El Paso visit and board Air Force One for flight back to DC. https://t.co/FOGJSRbvwv


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Mark Knoller
1 week ago:   Wednesday Aug 7 - 7:31pm
"We are with you 100%," the president tells law enforcement personnel in El Paso. Tells police chief if he has any problem, just call him and he'll respond to your needs. Mentions military equipment supplied to police departments on his watch. https://t.co/WQHEvHeVLk


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Mark Knoller
1 week ago:   Wednesday Aug 7 - 7:09pm
In the Emergency Ops Center in El Paso, Pres offers praise and thanks to law enforcement personnel and their response to Saturday's mass shooting. "All over the world they're talking about the job you did," he told them. https://t.co/87VO7C03Xt


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Mark Knoller
1 week ago:   Wednesday Aug 7 - 7:07pm
At the same time, @POTUS criticizes what Sen Brown and Mayor Whaley said about the hospital visit in Dayton. He felt they were impressed with the reception, they criticized his visit. "They shouldn't be politicking today." https://t.co/VOR4DSOcm0


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Mark Knoller
1 week ago:   Wednesday Aug 7 - 7:01pm
Pres congratulates personnel in El Paso's emergency communications center. Calls his visits to hospitals in both Dayton and El Paso part of "an amazing day." Impressed by the "love and respect" for the Office of the President. Tells press he wishes they could've seen it. https://t.co/55g38LBJwg


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Mark Knoller
1 week ago:   Wednesday Aug 7 - 6:45pm
After 85 mins at University Medical Center in El Paso visiting with shooting survivors, families and medical staff, Pres and Mrs Trump now at the Emergency Operations Center of El Paso to offer thanks to and praise for first responders to the weekend shooting.

Mark Knoller
1 week ago:   Wednesday Aug 7 - 6:35pm
Leading the network evening newscasts: CBS: Biden steps up criticism of Trump rhetoric and policies; ABC: severe weather across country; NBC: Shooting scares in NYC and USA Today.

Mark Knoller
1 week ago:   Wednesday Aug 7 - 5:02pm
Pres and Mrs Trump arrive at University Medical Center of El Paso for visits with shooting victims, their families, first responders and hospital staff.

Mark Knoller
1 week ago:   Wednesday Aug 7 - 4:47pm
Pres and Mrs Trump greeted on arrival in El Paso by @GovAbbott, @JohnCornyn, @SenTedCruz and El Paso Mayor Dee Margo. https://t.co/ma83fz5oyQ


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Mark Knoller
1 week ago:   Wednesday Aug 7 - 4:25pm
Air Force One comes in for a landing at El Paso Intl Airport. https://t.co/zrLw6kOKah


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Mark Knoller
1 week ago:   Wednesday Aug 7 - 3:57pm
Pres Trump also tweeting that Mayor Whaley and Sen Brown misrepresented his visit with shooting survivors at others at hospital in Dayton today. Said their statements "bore no resemblance to what took place."

Mark Knoller
1 week ago:   Wednesday Aug 7 - 3:41pm
From Air Force One @PressSec calls it "genuinely sad" that Dayton Mayor Whaley and @SenSherrodBrown were "graciously" invited to accompany @POTUS on hospital visit and later hold "such a dishonest press conference" about it. Calls it "partisan politics."

Mark Knoller
1 week ago:   Wednesday Aug 7 - 3:21pm
WH @PressSec said @POTUS and Dayton Mayor Whaley "got along very well," despite her criticism of his rhetoric and policies. Grisham called it "a very good, warm interaction.” In fact she said everyone at the hospital "received him very warmly."

Mark Knoller
1 week ago:   Wednesday Aug 7 - 3:18pm
Briefing reporters on Air Force One, @PressSec said Pres Trump's message to shooting survivors, families and law enforcement at the hospital in Dayton was he was "with them." She said he invited Mayor Nan Whaley and Sen Sherrod Broad to accompany him on his room to room visit.

Mark Knoller
1 week ago:   Wednesday Aug 7 - 2:13pm
Demonstrators in Dayton both for and against @POTUS kept at a distance from @POTUS hospital visit and alonbg motorcade route. https://t.co/zKIuGGcyiD


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Mark Knoller
1 week ago:   Wednesday Aug 7 - 1:36pm
The Trumps arrive back at @WrightPattAFB to board Air Force One and depart Dayton for El Paso. No remarks on their Dayton visit with shooting survivors, families and first responders. https://t.co/81kEIvG9Xb


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Mark Knoller
1 week ago:   Wednesday Aug 7 - 1:18pm
Pres and Mrs Trump spent 1 hr 42 mins at a Dayton hospital visiting with shooting survivors, family members, medical staff and first responders. No press coverage but @PressSec quotes @POTUS telling them, "you had God watching. I want you to know we’re with you all the way.”

Mark Knoller
1 week ago:   Wednesday Aug 7 - 11:30am
Pres and Mrs Trump heading for Miami Valley Hospital in Dayton to meet with shooting survivors and families, first responders and hospital staff.

Mark Knoller
1 week ago:   Wednesday Aug 7 - 11:13am
Pres Trump greeted on arrival in Ohio by @GovMikeDeWine, @senrobportman, @SenSherrodBrown, Mayor @nanwhaley and @RepMikeTurner, and Wright-Patterson officers. https://t.co/QS2XLaNmxR


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Mark Knoller
1 week ago:   Wednesday Aug 7 - 11:10am
Pres waves before boarding motorcade en route meetings in Dayton. Mrs Trump boards limo as well. https://t.co/Q1yfyfAJ1f


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Mark Knoller
1 week ago:   Wednesday Aug 7 - 11:05am
Pres and Mrs Trump step off Air Force One on arrival at @WrightPattAFB outside Dayton. https://t.co/OHprJv2Qaq


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Mark Knoller
1 week ago:   Wednesday Aug 7 - 9:56am
The president says he'll convincing people of something they don’t want to do in response to the mass shootings. "We've made a lot of headway in the last three days," he said without offering details. But says there's no political appetite for banning assault weapons. https://t.co/ohj5tixQK7


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Mark Knoller
1 week ago:   Wednesday Aug 7 - 9:53am
"I’m looking to do background checks," says @POTUS of a way to prevent gun violence. Says background checks are important. "I don’t want to put guns into the hands of mentally unstable people or people with rage or hate." he tells reporters before departing WH. https://t.co/8i2zOBDNps


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Mark Knoller
1 week ago:   Wednesday Aug 7 - 9:46am
Pres and Mrs Trump cross South Lawn to board Marine One for flight to Andrews at start of trip to Dayton and El Paso. https://t.co/D7jAF0UATu


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Mark Knoller
1 week ago:   Wednesday Aug 7 - 9:45am
The president says "illegal immigration is a terrible thing for this country." Says US needs strong immigration laws. Wants millions of immigrants to come in legally "because we need them. https://t.co/TZzFKS6IMx


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Mark Knoller
1 week ago:   Wednesday Aug 7 - 9:41am
Pres Trump says he's doesn't like any hate group, whether white supremacy or Antifa. "I'm very concerned about it and I’ll do something about it," he tells reporters before departing WH for Dayton and El Paso. https://t.co/ojUgZ25VEa


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Mark Knoller
1 week ago:   Wednesday Aug 7 - 9:37am
Pres Trump says he'll be meeting with members of Congress and expects to come up with something very good in response to gun violence - "beyond anything that's been done so far." https://t.co/hxsK9AsPR7


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