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Presidential Message on the 229th Birthday of the United States Coast Guard

Office of the Press Secretary FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEAugust 4, 2019 Presidential Message on the 229th Birthday of the United States Coast Guard As Commander in Chief, I join a grateful Nation in celebrating the 229th birthday of the United States Coast Guard. In 1790, at the request of Alexander Hamilton, President George Washington established a […]

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Presidential Message on the 75th Anniversary of the Liberation of Guam

Office of the Press SecretaryFOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEJuly 21, 2019 Presidential Message on the 75th Anniversary of the Liberation of Guam Seventy-five years ago, American forces landed on Guam to liberate the United States territory that Japan had seized following the attack on Pearl Harbor. Today, as we celebrate the liberation of Guam, we also remember […]

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Presidential Message on Space Exploration Day, 2019

Office of the Press SecretaryFOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEJuly 20, 2019Presidential Message on Space Exploration Day, 2019 On Space Exploration Day, we marvel at our country’s accomplishments in space, commemorate the 50th anniversary of the first lunar landing, and pledge to launch a new era of discovery and exploration of our universe. For more than a half […]

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Presidential Message on National Air Traffic Control Day, 2019

The White HouseOffice of the Press Secretary FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEJuly 6, 2019 Presidential Message on National Air Traffic Control Day, 2019 On National Air Traffic Control Day, we commend the highly trained and ever-vigilant professionals at the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) who facilitate safe and efficient air travel. More than 14,000 dedicated air traffic controllers […]

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Presidential Message on the 243rd Anniversary of the Adoption of the Declaration of Independence

Office of the Press SecretaryFOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEJuly 4, 2019 Presidential Message on the 243rd Anniversary of the Adoption of the Declaration of Independence Two hundred forty-three years ago today, our Founding Fathers, gathered in Philadelphia, adopted the Declaration of Independence and cast off the shackles of tyranny. They boldly proclaimed the inherent truth that each […]