Remarks by President Trump at the Conservative Political Action Conference

The White House
Office of the Press Secretary
For Immediate Release
February 24, 2017

Remarks by President Trump at the Conservative Political Action Conference

Gaylord National Resort & Convention Center

10:23 A.M. EST

 

THE PRESIDENT:  I love this place.  Love you people.  So thank you.  Thank you very much.

First of all, I want to thank Matt Schlapp, and his very, very incredible wife and boss, Mercedes, who have been fantastic friends and supporters, and so great.  When I watch them on television defending me, nobody has a chance.  So, I want to thank Matt and Mercedes.

And when Matt called and asked, I said, absolutely, I’ll be there with you.  I mean, the real reason I said it — I didn’t want him to go against me because that one you can’t beat.  So I said, absolutely.  And it really is an honor to be here. Continue reading “Remarks by President Trump at the Conservative Political Action Conference”