This morning, President Donald J. Trump participated in a series of meetings with Polish, Baltic, and Central European leaders. Later, the President departed Poland en route to Germany for the G20 Summit. President Trump hopes to communicate to American allies in Europe and major leaders across the world that though he is committed to advancing America’s interests, his America First agenda encompasses the needs of the United States’ partners abroad. Long-term peace and international prosperity come when the United States displays leadership and is actively engaged with the rest of the world.
All times EST.
3:30 AM: President Trump meets with President Andrzej Duda of Poland
3:55 AM: President Trump participates in an expanded bilateral meeting with President Andrzej Duda
4:15 AM: President Trump holds a joint press conference with President Andrzej Duda – Watch
4:55 AM: President Trump participates in a photo opportunity with European leaders
5:10 AM: President Trump gives remarks at the Three Seas Initiative Summit
5:25 AM: President Trump participates in the Transatlantic Roundtable
6:15 AM: President Trump participates in a bilateral meeting with President Kolinda Grabar-Kitarovic of Croatia
7:15 AM: President Trump gives remarks to the people of Poland – Watch
12:00 PM: President Trump participates in a restricted meeting with Chancellor Angela Merkel of Germany
12:15 PM: President Trump participates in an expanded meeting with Chancellor Angela Merkel of Germany
1:00 PM: Vice President Pence delivers remarks at the Kennedy Space Center – Watch
1:30 PM: President Trump attends the Northeast Asia Security Dinner with President Moon Jae-in of the Republic of Korea and Prime Minister Shinzo Abe of Japan
PHOTO OF THE DAY
President Donald J. Trump and President Andrzej Duda | July 6, 2017 (Official White House Photo by Shealah Craighead)
OBAMACARE FACT OF THE DAY
FACT: The entire state of Nebraska is projected to have just one insurer offering coverage on Obamacare’s individual market next year. Adding insult to injury, premiums have risen $4,320 on average since 2013 for Nebraskans who buy coverage on the individual market.
WHITE HOUSE UPDATES
On Wednesday, President Trump departed for his second trip abroad. The goals of his trip include promoting economic prosperity worldwide and emphasizing the United States’ commitment to leadership on a global scale.
President Trump thanked the men and women of the Secret Service for their hard work and dedication on the 152nd anniversary of the United States Secret Service.
Kris Kobach’s statement on the Presidential Advisory Commission on Election Integrity, “While there are news reports that 44 states have “refused” to provide voter information to the Commission, these reports are patently false, more “fake news”.
Joy Bishara and Lydia Pogu, who escaped captivity from the Boko Haram terrorist group, met with President Trump and his daughter, Ivanka Trump.Ivanka Trump said, “Let us remember the victims saved from the unimaginable horrors of human trafficking. Let us recommit ourselves to finding those still in the shadows of exploitation, and let us celebrate the heroes who continue to shine a light on the darkness of human trafficking.”
Intern Series: From Boots to Suits, “After spending most of my life on my family’s farm in southern Illinois, I was excited for the opportunity to work in the Nation’s capital for 3 months this summer…”