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Tuesday, February 18, 2020
You've NEVER Seen A President Do THIS Before!
“President Trump took to the track to open the Daytona 500 race Sunday,” making “about a quarter of a lap before pulling aside,” Rebecca Klar reports for The Hill.
“‘My fellow race fans, the Daytona 500 is a legendary display,’ he said after emerging to applause from the crowd. Trump thanked the ‘tens of thousands of patriots’ gathered at the Daytona International Speedway for the race, which he called ‘pure American glory.’” Click here to read more. WATCH: President Trump’s motorcade takes the track!
“Ivanka Trump Sunday cemented her position as the global spokesperson for women's economic empowerment, telling a Middle East summit that efforts she and international banks have championed over the past two years could lead to a $7 trillion boost in world GDP,” Paul Bedard writes in the Washington Examiner.
“Daria Ortiz’s voice cracked when speaking at a White House event Friday, as she described how New York City’s ‘sanctuary city’ status let her family—and the rest of the city’s residents—down. Her 92-year-old grandmother, Maria Fuertes, a legal immigrant from the Dominican Republic, was sexually assaulted and killed last month, and police have charged illegal immigrant and alleged repeat criminal offender Reeaz Khan, 21,” Fred Lucas reports for The Daily Signal.
President Trump campaigned in 2016 on a promise to fix global trade. “Phase one of the new trade deal with China will put an end to years of unfair Chinese trade practices,” while the NAFTA-replacing USMCA will “create over 176,000 new American jobs and promote fairer wages,” Texas Lt. Governor Dan Patrick writes in the Dallas Morning News.