President Donald J. Trump delivers his Weekly Address to the Nation.
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4:35 AM: President Trump attends the G-20 Summit Leaders Retreat
6:30 AM: President Trump participates in the G-20 Summit Leaders Official Photograph
7:15 AM: President Trump participates in an expanded meeting with President Peña Nieto of Mexico
7:50 AM: President Trump participates in the G-20 Summit Leaders Working Lunch
9:30 AM: President Trump participates in the G-20 Summit Leaders Working Session II
9:45 AM: President Trump participates in an expanded meeting with President Vladimir Putin of Russia
12:25 PM: President Trump attends the G-20 Summit Reception
1:00 PM: President Trump attends the G-20 Summit Concert
2:15 PM: President Trump attends the G-20 Summit Social Dinner
PHOTO OF THE DAY
President Donald J. Trump speaks to the people of Poland | July 6, 2017 (Official White House Photo by Shealah Craighead)
OBAMACARE FACT OF THE DAY
FACT: According to the most recent data, 1,066,360 families in Texas paid $247.5 million in penalties to the IRS for the right not to purchase health insurance.
WHITE HOUSE UPDATES
President Trump delivered remarks to the people of Poland saying, “I declare today for the world to hear that the West will never, ever be broken. Our values will prevail. Our people will thrive. And our civilization will triumph. So, together, let us all fight like the Poles – for family, for freedom, for country, and for God.
Polish Ambassador to the United States Piotr Wilczek on the Unbreakable Polish-American Bond, “On Thursday, as an active member of NATO and the European Union, Poland hosts President Trump on his second international trip. This visit will demonstrate the unbreakable bonds between Poland and the U.S. and address the challenges facing our neighborhood and the broader Euro-Atlantic community.”
President Trump met in Hamburg, Germany with Chancellor Angela Merkel of Germany to coordinate on key policy areas ahead of the G20 Summit.
Vice President Pence delivered remarks at the Kennedy Space Center where he reaffirmed the Trump Administration’s commitment to lead in space exploration and discovery.
The Congressional Budget Office is using a starting point from 2016 to predict the impact of repealing and replacing Obamacare that has already been proven inaccurate. The CBO has consistently failed to accurately predict how legislation will impact health insurance coverage.
Myth vs. Reality: Democrats are claiming the healthcare bill currently being considered by the Senate will “cut” Medicaid. However, under this bill Medicaid would increase from $393 billion this year to $464 billion in 2027—and that’s adjusting for inflation. Clearly, not a “cut.”