President Trump will be serving as the grand marshal for the event, so get ready for him to say those four famous words: “Gentlemen, start your engines.”
DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. – Massive crowds are already expected to pack the Daytona International Speedway for the ‘Great American Race’ on Sunday. Now, with President Trump confirming that he’ll be attending the Daytona 500, let’s face it, traffic will most likely be horrendous.
Extra security measures will be in place at Daytona International Airport where the president will be landing. Temporary flight restrictions will be in place for President Trump’s arrival.
WASHINGTON — The Trump administration is transferring US$3.8 billion in recently passed military funding to finance construction of the president’s long-sought U.S.-Mexico border wall, angering not just Democrats but also GOP defence hawks.
Thursday’s move by the Pentagon would transfer money from National Guard units, aircraft procurement and shipbuilding to anti-drug accounts that can finance construction of new wall.
President Trump gave his three years in office a glowing review in Tuesday night’s State of the Union address. He began the evening by snubbing a handshake from House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, who then ended the night by tearing up her printed copy of his speech.
First lady Melania Trump presents the Presidential Medal of Freedom to Rush Limbaugh. The conservative radio host recently announced an advanced cancer diagnosis https://t.co/C3Wm2ERpwP pic.twitter.com/rMnJUse6mA— CBS News (@CBSNews) February 5, 2020
WASHINGTON — Rush Limbaugh received the Presidential Medal of Freedom during the 2020 State of the Union, just a day after the conservative radio host announced that he had been diagnosed with lung cancer.
During his address, President Donald Trump described Limbaugh as “a special man, someone beloved by millions of Americans,” and called him “the greatest fighter and winner that you will ever meet.”
Trump continued: “Rush, in recognition of all that you have done for our nation, the millions of people a day that you speak to and inspire, and all of the incredible work that you have done for charity, I am proud to announce tonight that you will be receiving our country’s highest civilian honor, the Presidential Medal of Freedom.”
First lady Melania Trump then presented Limbaugh with the medal as those seated nearby gave a standing ovation.
Talk radio icon Rush Limbaugh is expected to attend President Trump’s State of the Union address Tuesday night, where the president is to announce that Limbaugh will receive the Presidential Medal of Freedom in the coming months, a source told Fox News.
WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump will be facing his accusers Tuesday night during his State of the Union speech.
The impeached president is speaking on the eve of what’s anticipated to be his expected Senate acquittal on Wednesday.
The address, as always, will happen in the chamber of the House of Representatives. The House impeached Trump in December. House Democrats say Trump abused his power by withholding military aid to Ukraine while demanding an announcement from its president to conduct an investigation into his political rivals, namely Joe Biden. Democrats also say he obstructed Congress’ ability to investigate the allegations.