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”