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President Donald J. Trump Announces Intent to Appoint Individual to a Key Administration Post

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEMay 17, 2019 President Donald J. Trump Announces Intent to Appoint Individual to a Key Administration Post Today, President Donald J. Trump announced his intent to appoint the following individual to a key position in his Administration: Mr. Michael Hagee of Texas, to be a Member of the President’s Intelligence Advisory Board.

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President Donald J. Trump Approves California Disaster Declaration

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEMay 18, 2019   President Donald J. Trump Approves California Disaster Declaration Yesterday, President Donald J. Trump declared that a major disaster exists in the State of California and ordered Federal assistance to supplement State and local recovery efforts in the areas affected by severe winter storms, flooding, landslides, and mudslides from February 24 to March 1, 2019. Federal funding is available to State and eligible local governments and certain private nonprofit organizations on a cost-sharing basis…

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Proclamation on World Trade Week, 2019

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEMay 17, 2019 WORLD TRADE WEEK, 2019 – – – – – – – BY THE PRESIDENT OF THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA A PROCLAMATION Free, fair, and reciprocal trade is essential to American and global prosperity. During World Trade Week, we reaffirm our unwavering commitment to ensuring that our Nation’s farmers, ranchers, manufacturers, and entrepreneurs are able to sell their goods and services in the global market on a level playing field. We also celebrate mutually…

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A Proclamation From President Trump on Mother’s Day

MOTHER’S DAY, 2019   Office of the Press Secretary FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEMay 10, 2019 – – – – – – – BY THE PRESIDENT OF THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA A PROCLAMATION        For more than a century, Americans have set aside the second Sunday in May to honor, celebrate, and thank the inspirational mothers in our lives.  In 1914, the Congress, by joint resolution (38 Stat. 770), designated this day as Mother’s Day and requested the President to call for its…

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Presidential Message on the 150th Anniversary of the Completion of the Transcontinental Railroad

Office of the Press Secretary FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEMay 10, 2019   One hundred fifty years ago, the first transcontinental railroad in the United States was completed, and our Nation was changed forever.  On May 10, 1869, the final golden spike was driven into the ground at Promontory Summit, Utah, joining the tracks of the Central Pacific and Union Pacific railroads.  This unbroken rail line of nearly 2,000 miles from Omaha, Nebraska, to Sacramento, California, connected the existing eastern rail…

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