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12 December

A Message from President Donald J. Trump on Hanukkah
seen at 22:04, 12 December in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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WTAS: Support For President Trump's Signing Of The National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA)
seen at 22:04, 12 December in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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ICYMI: State and Local Leaders Push for Tax Reform
seen at 20:04, 12 December in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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Armstrong Williams: "Passing tax reform is a task that shouldn't be taxing"
seen at 20:04, 12 December in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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Statement by President Donald J. Trump on H.R. 2810
seen at 20:04, 12 December in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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President Donald J. Trump Signs H.R. 2810 and H.R. 4374 into Law
seen at 19:04, 12 December in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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President Donald J. Trump will Make the American Military Great Again
seen at 18:04, 12 December in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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Remarks by President Trump at Signing of H.R. 2810, National Defense Authorization Act for FY2018
seen at 18:04, 12 December in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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Richmond Times-Dispatch: "Bottom line, GOP tax reform's good for the middle class"
seen at 17:04, 12 December in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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President Donald J. Trump Announces Intent to Nominate Andrea Thompson to the Department of State
seen at 14:04, 12 December in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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Press Briefing by Press Secretary Sarah Sanders, 12/12/2017, #40
seen at 14:04, 12 December in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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Readout: Second Lady Karen Pence Visits with Young Patients; Gives Coloring Books and Crayons
seen at 00:04, 12 December in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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11 December

Text of a Letter from the President to the Speaker of the House of Representatives and the President Pro Tempore of the Senate
seen at 17:04, 11 December in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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President Donald J. Trump Announces Intent to Nominate Personnel to Key Administration Posts
seen at 17:04, 11 December in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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President Donald J. Trump Will Make America a Leader in Space Exploration Again
seen at 00:04, 11 December in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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F.H. Buckley: "GOP tax bill is good for middle-class Americans"
seen at 00:04, 11 December in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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Statement from President Donald J. Trump Regarding Today's Attack in New York City
seen at 00:04, 11 December in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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Four Nominations Sent to the Senate Today
seen at 00:04, 11 December in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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The Wall Street Journal: "The Economy Revs Up"
seen at 00:04, 11 December in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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Press Briefing by Press Secretary Sarah Sanders, 12/11/2017, #39
seen at 00:04, 11 December in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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Remarks By President Trump and Vice President Pence at Signing Ceremony for Space Policy Directive - 1
seen at 00:04, 11 December in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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09 December

President Donald J. Trump's Weekly Address
seen at 08:04, 9 December in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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Remarks by President Trump at the Opening of the Mississippi Civil Rights Museum
seen at 03:04, 9 December in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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08 December

Statement by the Press Secretary Regarding the Violence and Humanitarian Conditions in Yemen
seen at 21:04, 8 December in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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Jeffrey Kupfer: "Modernizing the tax code will provide a long-term boost to the American economy and to middle-class workers"
seen at 21:04, 8 December in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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Remarks by President Trump at Swearing-In Ceremony of Kirstjen Nielsen as Secretary of the Department of Homeland Security
seen at 20:04, 8 December in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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President Donald J. Trump Signs H.J. Res. 123 into Law
seen at 19:04, 8 December in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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President Donald J. Trump Approves California Emergency Declaration
seen at 17:04, 8 December in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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Press Gaggle by Principal Deputy Press Secretary Raj Shah en route Pensacola, FL , 12/8/2017
seen at 03:04, 8 December in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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07 December

Remarks by President Trump and Vice President Pence in Meeting with Congressional Leadership
seen at 22:04, 7 December in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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Press Briefing by Press Secretary Sarah Sanders, 12/7/2017, #38
seen at 21:04, 7 December in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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Remarks by President Trump at Signing of Proclamation for National Pearl Harbor Remembrance Day
seen at 21:04, 7 December in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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WTAS: Support For President Trump's Decision To Recognize Jerusalem As Israel's Capital
seen at 17:04, 7 December in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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Remarks by the President at a Hanukkah Celebration
seen at 14:04, 7 December in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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Readout of First Lady Melania Trump's Visit to Children's National Hospital in Washington, D.C.
seen at 00:04, 7 December in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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Adam Michel: "Families Across America Can Expect a Tax Cut"
seen at 00:04, 7 December in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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06 December

Statement by President Donald J. Trump on Yemen
seen at 21:04, 6 December in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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Statement by President Trump on Jerusalem
seen at 20:04, 6 December in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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President Donald J. Trump's Proclamation on Jerusalem as the Capital of the State of Israel
seen at 19:04, 6 December in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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Remarks by President Trump at Cabinet Meeting
seen at 19:04, 6 December in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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Remarks by Vice President Mike Pence at the Kemp Leadership Award Dinner
seen at 17:04, 6 December in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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WSJ: "The Right Move on Monuments"
seen at 17:04, 6 December in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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President Donald J. Trump Announces Intent to Appoint Personnel to Key Administration Posts
seen at 03:04, 6 December in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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05 December

Readout of President Donald J. Trump's Calls with Leaders in the Middle East
seen at 22:04, 5 December in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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First Lady Melania Trump and Second Lady Karen Pence to Visit Texas for Continued Hurricane Relief
seen at 22:04, 5 December in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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Remarks by President Trump at Taxpayer Family Event
seen at 22:04, 5 December in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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Remarks by President Trump at Lunch with Republican Members of the Senate
seen at 20:04, 5 December in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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WTAS: The President's Speech in Salt Lake City, UT
seen at 17:04, 5 December in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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Ethan Lane: "Trump really will shrink government, starting with national monuments"
seen at 17:04, 5 December in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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Summer 2018 White House Internship Program
seen at 17:04, 5 December in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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Press Briefing by Press Secretary Sarah Sanders, 12/5/2017, #37
seen at 00:04, 5 December in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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04 December

Las Vegas Review-Journal: "Economy showing major progress under President Donald Trump"
seen at 22:04, 4 December in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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Readout of President Donald J. Trump's Call with President Emmanuel Macron of France
seen at 21:04, 4 December in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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President Donald J. Trump Stands with Local Communities against Government Overreach on Land Management
seen at 21:04, 4 December in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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Remarks by President Trump and Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints Leaders After Meeting
seen at 21:04, 4 December in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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Remarks by President Trump on Antiquities Act Designations
seen at 21:04, 4 December in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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Second Lady Karen Pence Unveils the Christmas Decorations at the Vice President's Residence
seen at 18:04, 4 December in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell: "Tax Reform: What's in It for You"
seen at 18:04, 4 December in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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Washington Examiner: "Democrats' straw man fights tax cuts"
seen at 17:04, 4 December in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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Remarks by President Trump Before Marine One Departure
seen at 17:04, 4 December in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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Press Gaggle by Deputy Press Secretary Hogan Gidley en route Washington, D.C., 12/4/2017
seen at 00:04, 4 December in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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03 December

Statement from President Donald J. Trump on the International Day of Persons with Disabilities
seen at 14:04, 3 December in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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02 December

Statement from the Press Secretary on the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act
seen at 14:04, 2 December in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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01 December

Photos of the Week: Christmas at the White House
seen at 17:04, 1 December in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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Statement from the Press Secretary on the Kate Steinle Case
seen at 17:04, 1 December in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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Readout of President Donald J. Trump’s Meeting with Prime Minister Fayez Al-Sarraj of Libya
seen at 14:04, 1 December in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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30 November

National Taxpayers Union: "Tax reform makes America competitive again"
seen at 21:04, 30 November in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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Readout of President Donald J. Trump's Call with President Moon Jae-In of the Republic of Korea
seen at 18:04, 30 November in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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Remarks by President Trump and His Highness Prince Salman bin Hamad bin Isa al Khalifa, Crown Prince of Bahrain Before Bilateral Meeting
seen at 18:04, 30 November in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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Statement by the Press Secretary on the Meeting with Foreign Ministers from the Western Balkans
seen at 17:04, 30 November in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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President Donald J. Trump Announces Intent to Nominate Jelena McWilliams of Ohio to the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation
seen at 17:04, 30 November in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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WTAS: Praise for President Trump's Tax Reform Speech in Missouri
seen at 17:04, 30 November in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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Remarks by President Trump on Tax Reform
seen at 17:04, 30 November in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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Press Briefing by Press Secretary Sarah Sanders and Acting Secretary of Health and Human Services Eric Hargan, 11/30/2017, #36
seen at 03:04, 30 November in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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The RATE Coalition: "An open letter to Congress signed by 137 economists supporting GOP tax reform bill"
seen at 00:04, 30 November in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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29 November

President Donald J. Trump is Giving Small Businesses a Boost
seen at 22:04, 29 November in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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Press Gaggle by Principal Deputy Press Secretary Raj Shah en route St. Louis, MO
seen at 22:04, 29 November in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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Dow Jones: "U.S. GDP growth revised up to 3.3% rate in third quarter"
seen at 21:04, 29 November in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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Statement from the Press Secretary on the Visit of Prime Minister Fayez al-Sarraj of Libya
seen at 21:04, 29 November in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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Remarks by President Trump on Tax Reform
seen at 20:04, 29 November in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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The Hill: "Trump opens GOP eyes on tax reform"
seen at 19:04, 29 November in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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Readout of President Donald J. Trump's Call with President Xi Jinping of the People's Republic of China
seen at 17:04, 29 November in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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RNC Chairwoman Ronna McDaniel: "Democrats were for tax reform before they were against it"
seen at 17:04, 29 November in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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USA Today: "Dow posts biggest gain in 3 months on tax overhaul optimism"
seen at 17:04, 29 November in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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Remarks by the Vice President to the Hudson Institute's Herman Kahn Award Dinner
seen at 14:04, 29 November in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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President Donald J. Trump Promotes American Entrepreneurship
seen at 00:04, 29 November in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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28 November

Statement from the Press Secretary on the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act Passing the Senate Budget Committee
seen at 21:04, 28 November in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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The Wall Street Journal: "America's New Energy Diplomacy"
seen at 20:04, 28 November in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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Remarks by the Vice President Commemorating U.N. Vote Establishing Israel
seen at 19:04, 28 November in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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Investor's Business Daily: "The Latest Tax Cut Lie: The Senate Bill Will Hurt The Poor"
seen at 18:04, 28 November in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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President Donald J. Trump Announces Key Additions to his Administration
seen at 14:04, 28 November in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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Readout of President Donald J. Trump's Call with President Moon Jae-In of the Republic of Korea
seen at 14:04, 28 November in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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Bernie Marcus: "GOP should unite for legacy tax-reform vote"
seen at 00:04, 28 November in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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Remarks by President Trump in Meeting with Congressional Leadership
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Remarks by President Trump in Meeting with Congressional Leadership
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27 November

"Sen. Rand Paul: Here's why I plan to vote for the Senate tax bill..."
seen at 22:04, 27 November in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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Remarks by President Trump at an Event Honoring the Native American Code Talkers
seen at 22:04, 27 November in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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Readout of President Donald J. Trump's Call with President Emmanuel Macron of France
seen at 21:04, 27 November in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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Economists: "How Tax Reform Will Lift the Economy"
seen at 20:04, 27 November in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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White House Statement on Director Mulvaney's Status as Acting Director of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau
seen at 19:04, 27 November in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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