Trump News August 1, 2017

Today, President Donald J. Trump is participating in an American small business event, The Engine of the American Dream, where he will continue to deliver his message for prioritizing the American worker and American jobs. Today’s event will highlight the President’s policies designed to grow the economy and create jobs and will feature the Small Business Administration’s mission to support small businesses.

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President Trump Presents the Medal of Honor to former Specialist Five James C. McCloughan
Yesterday, President Trump awarded the Medal of Honor to former Specialist Five James C. McCloughan for distinguished actions during 48 hours of close-combat fighting against enemy forces near Don Que, Vietnam, from May 13 to 15, 1969.
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Vice President Pence Delivers Remarks to Enhanced Forward Presence and Estonian Troops 
“The President personally sent me here — to this place, at this time, to thank all of you who have stood up and stepped forward to protect this alliance, to protect our values, and to stand in the gap for our of way of life.”
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President Trump Leads a Cabinet Meeting 
Yesterday, President Trump met with his Cabinet at the White House where he congratulated General John Kelly on his accomplishments at the Department of Homeland Security and on his new role as White House Chief of Staff. The President also discussed several of his Administration’s economic accomplishments including the lowest unemployment rate in over 15 years.
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PHOTO OF THE DAY

President Donald J. Trump presents the Medal of Honor to Specialist Five James C. McCloughan | July 31, 2017 (Official White House Photo by Shealah Craighead)

POTUS AND VP TODAY

Today, President Trump will participate in an American small business event, The Engine of the American Dream. Watch live at 3:00 PM EST. Vice President Pence participated in a press conference with Prime Minister Giorgi Kvrikashvili and delivered remarks to U.S. and Georgian Noble Partner Participants.

COMING UP THIS WEEK

The Vice President will continue traveling across Eastern Europe to strengthen America’s partnerships.

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