Remarks by President Trump at Signing of H.R. 321 and H.R. 255

The White House
Office of the Press Secretary
For Immediate Release
February 28, 2017

Remarks by President Trump at Signing of H.R. 321 and H.R. 255

Oval Office

2:11 P.M. EST

THE PRESIDENT:  Thank you all very much.  I appreciate you being here.  We have a number of bills that we’re signing and things that we’re doing today.  It’s a busy day.  And then I guess tonight will be a rather busy night.  We look forward to it.

I want to thank Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy, who has been a tremendous friend to a lot of people.  He’s done an amazing job.  And, Kevin, I want to thank you for being here.  I very much appreciate it.  You had so much to do with this.

I also want to thank everyone else who’s with us today.  In fact, I have some names, and I’ll read some of them off, because not everybody knows everybody.  But we have Leader McCarthy.  Representative Barbara Comstock.  Lamar Smith — thank you, Lamar, very much.  I appreciate it.  Joni Ernst, who’s been a terrific, terrific senator.  A very talented woman, and a very good military person.  A very good military person.  And, Deb Fischer, thank you very much.  Thanks.  We also have Senator Barrasso and Senator Boozman.  Joni, we said hello.  Deb, we said hello.  Heidi Heitkamp — thank you, Heidi.  Senator Jim Inhofe.  Senator Pat Roberts.  Senator Dan Sullivan.  Representative Bob Gibbs.  Bill Shuster.  And Representative Lamar Smith.  We really appreciate you being here. Continue reading “Remarks by President Trump at Signing of H.R. 321 and H.R. 255”