2/16/2022

CRYPTOCURRENCY/MELANIA: “Funds used to win an auction of Melania Trump’s first NFT were traced back to a wallet that belongs to the creators of the project… The former first lady delved into the booming world of digital collectibles late last year. And in late January, her website showed the NFT from the ‘Head of State […]

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9/28/2021

MELANIA/TRUMP PEOPLE: “Stephanie Grisham spent years at the side of the Trumps, serving as then-President Donald Trump’s press secretary and as chief of staff for first lady Melania Trump. She quit her job in protest after the January 6 US Capitol riot and has written a tell-all memoir of her time at the center of […]

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1/20/2021

MELANIA/TRUMP AS PRESIDENT/TRUMP FAMILY: [Crowd: “We love you. We love you.”] “Thank you very much, and we love you. And I can tell you that from the bottom of my heart, this has been an incredible four years. We’ve accomplished so much together. I want to thank all of my family, and my friends, and […]

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1/19/2021

MELANIA/SECRET SERVICE/TRUMP FAMILY: “First, let me express my overwhelming gratitude for the love and support of our spectacular First Lady, Melania. Let me also share my deepest appreciation to my daughter Ivanka, my son-in-law Jared, and to Barron, Don, Eric, Tiffany, and Lara. You fill my world with light and with joy. I also want […]

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1/18/2021

MELANIA/TRUMP FAMILY: “The past four years have been unforgettable. As Donald and I conclude our time in the White House, I think of all the people I have taken home in my heart and their incredible stories of love, patriotism, and determination… As I say farewell to my role as First Lady, it is my […]

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11/24/2020

MELANIA: “The First Lady and I are thrilled to welcome you all to the beautiful Rose Garden where the First Lady actually worked very hard on renovating it. It was 61 years — it was in rough shape. Very big job, actually, when you go to the wires underground. People have no idea how complex […]

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10/2/2020

BORDER/HOLIDAY/MELANIA: “In the summer of 2018, a week after her trip to the Mexican border where immigration officials were separating migrant children from their families, first lady Melania Trump called a close friend to complain about how the press covered the event — as well to air her frustrations with having to plan White House […]

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10/2/2020

CORONAVIRUS/COVID-19/MELANIA/TRUMP AS PRESIDENT: “President Trump announced early Friday [Oct. 2, 2020] that both he and the First Lady Melania Trump tested positive for COVID-19 early and will quarantine at the White House… The president and first lady’s positive coronavirus tests came just hours after news surfaced that senior White House adviser Hope Hicks tested positive […]

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10/1/2020

CORONAVIRUS/COVID-19/MELANIA/TRUMP AS PRESIDENT: “Hope Hicks, who has been working so hard without even taking a small break, has just tested positive for Covid 19. Terrible! The First Lady [Melania] and I are waiting for our test results. In the meantime, we will begin our quarantine process!“ ––Donald Trump, Twitter.com, October 1, 2020 4:44 pm […]

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9/22/2020

CAMPAIGN/MELANIA: “Did you see the crowd we had last night? We were in a great place, Ohio. We had a crowd. We had a crowd. You couldn’t see the end of it. I said, ‘Turn around camera, turn around.’ But, they never liked doing that, you know? They don’t like spinning those cameras. They don’t […]

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9/18/2020

MELANIA/MILITARY/TRUMP AS PRESIDENT: “On National POW/MIA Recognition Day, The @FLOTUS and I honor the men & women of our Armed Forces who have selflessly served our Country & made tremendous sacrifices to defend our liberty. Our Nation remains committed to accounting for all missing Americans.“ ––Donald Trump, Twitter.com, September 18, 2020 7:44 am […]

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9/5/2020

MELANIA/MILITARY/SCANDAL: “President Donald Trump has vehemently denied reports that he skipped a 2018 visit to a World War I memorial in France because he was concerned about his hair and considered the cemetery ‘filled with losers,’ as the Atlantic first reported. Trump told reporters yesterday that he “called home” to Melania Trump at the time […]

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9/4/2020

MEDIA/MELANIA/MILITARY/QUOTE/TRUMP AS PRESIDENT: “First Lady Melania Trump Hits Back: ‘The Atlantic Story Is Not True‘ [that Trump referred American WWI casualties as ‘losers’ and ‘suckers’] https://breitbart.com/politics/2020/09/04/first-lady-melania-trump-hits-back-the-atlantic-story-is-not-true/ via @BreitbartNews“ ––Donald Trump, Twitter.com, September 4, 2020 5:37 pm […]

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8/25/2020

MELANIA/TRUMP AS PRESIDENT: “We all know Donald Trump makes no secrets about how he feels about things. Total honesty is what we as citizens deserve from our President. Whether you like it or not, you always know what he’s thinking, and that is because he’s an authentic person who loves this country and its people, […]

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5/7/2020

CHILDREN/CONGRATS/MELANIA: “Today, @FLOTUS celebrates the two year anniversary of #BeBest, her initiative dedicated to bringing awareness to issues that impact the lives of children. Congratulations, and thank you! https://whitehouse.gov/briefings-stat“ ––Donald Trump, Twitter.com, May 7, 2020 8:36 am […]

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2/3/2020

CAMPAIGN/ELECTION/MELANIA/TRUMP AS PRESIDENT: “Melania Trump is slated to headline a pair of spring fundraisers for her husband’s reelection campaign, a move that represents a dramatic step into the political spotlight for the famously private first lady. The first lady is listed as the host of a March 18 fundraiser in Beverly Hills and also for […]

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12/16/2019

MELANIA: “RT @zeusFanHouse: #FirstLady #Melania Trump was an angel in the #WhiteHouse as she&Pres #Trump welcomed guests 2 one of their many #Christm…” -Donald Trump, Twitter.com, December 16, 2019 9:45 am […]

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12/13/2019

CHILDREN/CLIMATE CHANGE/CYBERBULLYING/MELANIA/SOCIAL MEDIA/TRUMP AS PRESIDENT: “Melania Trump, who last year promoted anti-cyberbullying tips as part of her child-focused kindness campaign called ‘Be Best,’ sidestepped any comment Friday [12-13-19] on President Trump’s recent decision to mock Greta Thunberg, a 16-year-old climate activist, on Twitter. ‘Be Best’ is the first lady’s initiative, and she will continue to […]

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12/4/2019

CHILDREN/IMPEACHMENT/MELANIA: “RT @FLOTUS: A minor child deserves privacy and should be kept out of politics. Pamela Karlan, you should be ashamed of your very angry and…” –Donald Trump, Twitter.com, December 4, 2019 5:35 pm […]

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12/2/2019

MELANIA: “RT @FLOTUS: ‘The Spirit of America’ is shining in the @WhiteHouse! I am delighted to share this beautiful exhibit of patriotism for all to…” –Donald Trump, Twitter.com, December 2, 2019 12:15 pm […]

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12/1/2019

HIV-AIDS/MELANIA/TRUMP AS PRESIDENT: “On World AIDS Day, The First Lady and I express our support for those living with HIV/AIDS and mourn the lives lost. We reaffirm our commitment to end the HIV/AIDS epidemic….” -Donald Trump, Twitter.com, December 1, 2019 1:31 pm […]

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9/20/2019

MELANIA/TRUMP AS PRESIDENT: “I want to express my gratitude to America’s magnificent @FLOTUS for tonight’s exquisite evening where we celebrated more than a century of loyal and devoted friendship between????Both of our nations are blessed by uncommon courage, unfailing commitment, and unyielding character! https://t.co/i61cHCZYlD” –Donald Trump, Twitter.com, September 20, 2019 11:11 pm  […]

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9/8/2019

MELANIA/TRUMP AS PRESIDENT: “RT @WhiteHouse: ‘This is a momentous occasion for the arts.’ @FLOTUS, who is the Honorary Chair of the John F. Kennedy Center for the Perfo…” –Donald Trump, Twitter.com, September 8, 2019 9:31 pm […]

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8/5/2019

MASS SHOOTINGS/MELANIA/TRUMP AS PRESIDENT: “The First Lady and I join all Americans in praying and grieving for the victims, their families, and the survivors. We will stand by their side FOREVER! https://t.co/zOQLvAuXoh” –Donald Trump, Twitter.com, August 5, 2019 11:51 am […]

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7/18/2019

MELANIA/SPORTS/TRUMP AS PRESIDENT: “Today, @FLOTUS Melania and I were honored to welcome members of Team USA to the @WhiteHouse for a great celebration of their success during the 2019 @SpecialOlympics @WorldGamesAD! Congratulations @specialolyUSA! #Cheer4USA https://t.co/m7PcT6N1KO” –Donald Trump, Twitter.com, July 18, 2019 5:14 pm […]

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6/26/2019

MELANIA: “RT @FLOTUS: Looking forward to collaborating with all of our #BeBest Ambassadors. Delighted to be working alongside so many people both ins…” –Donald Trump, Twitter.com, June 26, 2019 5:51 am […]

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6/26/2019

MEDIA/MELANIA/TRUMP PEOPLE: “RT @CLewandowski_: #BREAKING: Melania Trump’s senior aide to replace Sarah Sanders–Stephanie Grisham will be press secretary AND communicat…” –Donald Trump, Twitter.com, June 26, 2019 5:47 am […]

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6/25/2019

MEDIA/MELANIA/TRUMP PEOPLE/WHITE HOUSE STAFF: “Stephanie Grisham, Melania Trump’s communications director, will replace Sarah Huckabee Sanders as White House press secretary, continuing the ascent of a former campaign aide who established herself as a loyal and at times combative defender of the Trump family. Ms. Grisham will also take on the added role of communications director, […]

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6/14/2019

MELANIA/TRUMP AS PRESIDENT: “President Donald Trump on Friday [6-14-19] likened his wife to the beloved former first lady Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis, saying, ‘We have our own Jackie O, it’s called Melania, Melania T.’ Trump has often talked up his wife as a strong asset in the White House, and Melania Trump seemed to channel Jackie […]

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6/5/2019

ISRAEL/MELANIA/TRUMP AS PRESIDENT: “[email protected] Melania and I send our deepest condolences to President Reuven Rivlin and the entire State of Israel upon the passing of Mrs. Nechama Rivlin. Mrs. Rivlin represented her beloved country with grace and stature. We will miss her along with all those who knew her.” -Donald Trump, Twitter.com, June 5, 2019 […]

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5/31/2019

ELECTION/MELANIA/MIKE PENCE/RALLY/TRUMP AS PRESIDENT: “I will be announcing my Second Term Presidential Run with First Lady Melania, Vice President Mike Pence, and Second Lady Karen Pence on June 18th in Orlando, Florida, at the 20,000 seat Amway Center. Join us for this Historic Rally! Tickets: https://t.co/1krDP2oQvG”  –Donald Trump, Twitter.com, May 31, 2019 3:35 pm […]

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5/21/2019

EU/MELANIA/TRUMP AS PRESIDENT: “U.S. President Donald Trump and his wife, Melania, will visit Ireland during their upcoming trip to Britain and France, and plan to meet Irish Prime Minister Leo Varadkar on June 5, the White House said on Tuesday [5-21-19]. A White House statement said the Trumps had accepted Varadkar’s invitation to visit Ireland while […]

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5/7/2019

MELANIA: “RT @WhiteHouse: On the one year anniversary of @FLOTUS’ initiative, Be Best, take a look back at some of the highlights! #BeBest https://t.…” –Donald Trump, Twitter.com, May 7, 2019 11:37 am […]

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5/6/2019

MELANIA/WHITE HOUSE STAFF: “Stephanie Winston Wolkoff, a leading contractor for President Trump’s inaugural committee and a former adviser to the first lady, Melania Trump, has publicly disputed accounts of her departure from the White House last year, rejecting claims from officials that she was dismissed. Ms. Winston Wolkoff specifically took issue with suggestions by White […]

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4/24/2019

DRUGS/MELANIA/TRUMP AS PRESIDENT: “Today, @FLOTUS Melania and I were honored to join thousands of leaders from across the Country for the 2019 Prescription Drug Abuse and Heroin Summit (@RxSummit) in Atlanta, Georgia! #RxSummit2019 https://t.co/LfkFisfN22” –Donald Trump, Twitter.com, April 24, 2019 1:36 pm […]

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4/19/2019

FOREIGN DIGNITARIES/JAPAN/MELANIA/TRUMP AS PRESIDENT: “Without close friends in Asia, Japan’s Prime Minister Shinzo Abe appears to be using every opportunity, even the emperor’s accession, to court President Donald Trump. Abe is scheduling a rushed visit to Washington to meet with Trump and celebrate first lady’s birthday, and then is inviting him to be first foreign […]

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4/16/2019

DRUGS/MELANIA/SUMMIT/TRUMP AS PRESIDENT: “President Donald Trump and first lady Melania Trump will discuss the opioid crisis at an Atlanta summit. The White House announced the April 24 appearance at the Rx Drug Abuse and Heroin Summit on Twitter Tuesday, saying the Trumps will speak ‘about their fight to end the opioid crisis in America.’ Trump […]

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4/12/2019

MELANIA/MILITARY/TRUMP PEOPLE: “Melania Trump and Karen Pence will get an up-close look at the military’s special operations capabilities when they visit Fort Bragg next week. The White House says the wives of President Donald Trump and Vice President Mike Pence plan a Monday stop at the Fayetteville, North Carolina, installation, home of the Airborne and […]

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3/13/2019

MEDIA/MELANIA/TRUMP AS PRESIDENT: “President Donald Trump is not amused by the #FakeMelania conspiracy theories circulating on social media. He spun off a new theory on Wednesday [3-13-19] to debunk the idea that there’s a body double of his wife who steps in for her at times. The ‘fake news’ did it, he claimed without evidence. […]

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3/13/2019

MEDIA/MELANIA: “The Fake News photoshopped pictures of Melania, then propelled conspiracy theories that it’s actually not her by my side in Alabama and other places. They are only getting more deranged with time!” –Donald Trump, Twitter.com, March 13, 2019 8:44 am […]

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3/12/2019

DRUGS/MELANIA: “RT @FLOTUS: While you may never personally become addicted, the chances of knowing someone who struggles with it are high. If you, or someo…” –Donald Trump, Twitter.com, March 12, 2019 11:27 am […]

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3/8/2019

MELANIA/NATURAL DISASTERS/TRUMP AS PRESIDENT: “President Donald Trump on Friday [3-8-19] extended an unusual gesture as he sought to comfort Alabama residents devastated by a tornado outbreak last weekend — he signed Bibles. Trump offered up his autograph to first responders and survivors at a Baptist church in the eastern part of the state, after tornadoes […]

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3/6/2019

MELANIA: “It’s been almost one year since first lady Melania Trump launched her official ‘Be Best’ platform, a three-pillared program set to tackle the relatively vast topics of children’s well-being, online behavior and how the opioid crisis affects kids and families. Not only is it a comparatively large and complex set of issues for a […]

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3/6/2019

DRUGS/MELANIA: “In a theater where Barry Manilow revs up shrieking Fanilows and Wayne Newton crooned ‘Danke Schoen,’ first lady Melania Trump took the stage at Westgate Las Vegas Tuesday [3-5-19] to talk opioids at a town hall and to answer questions via social media. On the second day of her two-day trip to the West to […]

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3/5/2019

DRUGS/MELANIA: “Our great First Lady (@FLOTUS) will be doing a LIVE show TODAY at 1:00 PM PT with the terrific @EricBolling at the @WestgateVegas Resort. She’s on her #BeBest Tour, helping address the #OpioidCrisis. Free admission for the first 1,500 people!” –Donald Trump, Twitter.com, March 5, 2019 2:00 pm  […]

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3/1/2019

MELANIA/STATE: “Melania Trump will help present international courage awards to a group of women for the third straight year. The White House says the first lady will participate in the 2019 International Women of Courage Celebration on March 7 at the State Department. She helped present the awards in 2017 and 2018. In a statement […]

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2/18/2019

MELANIA: “RT @FLOTUS: A beautiful ceremony at @Nicklaus4kids hospital today to celebrate their new changes! I hope the garden nurtures & heals all th…” -Donald Trump, Twitter.com, February 18, 2019 3:34 pm […]

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2/7/2019

DRUGS/MELANIA/TRUMP AS PRESIDENT: “Melania Trump thanked youth anti-drug advocates Thursday [2-7-19] for ‘choosing to step up and be part of the solution’ for reducing drug abuse and addiction…The first lady leads a national campaign called “Be Best” that partly focuses on the opioid crisis, especially babies born dependent on the powerful drugs. Mrs. Trump spoke […]

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2/5/2019

MELANIA: “For the second year in a row, first lady Melania Trump departed the White House solo, 40 minutes ahead of her husband for his State of the Union address. ‘Mrs. Trump knows this is an important night, and wants to ensure the experience of her guests is special, and that they feel comfortable,’ the […]

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2/5/2019

HOLIDAY/MELANIA/TRUMP AS PRESIDENT: “Melania and I send our greetings to those celebrating the Lunar New Year. Today, people across the United States and around the world mark the beginning of the Lunar New Year with spectacular fireworks displays, joyful festivals, and family gatherings…https://t.co/yM6qZng5m0“ –Donald Trump, Twitter.com, February 5, 2019 12:08 pm […]

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1/20/2019

MELANIA: “A truly great First Lady who doesn’t get the credit she deserves! https://t.co/Wc9bYtoLKq“ -Donald Trump, Twitter.com, January 20, 2019 7:50 pm  […]

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12/26/2018

GERMANY/IRAQ/MELANIA/TRUMP AS PRESIDENT: “The Latest on President Donald Trump’s trip to Iraq (all times local): 5 a.m. President Donald Trump and his wife, Melania Trump, have greeted U.S. troops in Germany. It was the president’s second visit to U.S. troops abroad in the last day. He stopped at Ramstein Air Force Base on his way […]

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12/21/2018

GOVERNMENT/MELANIA: “President Donald Trump isn’t traveling Friday [12-21-18] because of a looming government shutdown, but First Lady Melania Trump is on her way to Mar-a-Lago for the holidays. ‘It has long been the family’s tradition to spend their Christmas holiday at Mar-a-Lago. Her plans to travel with her son to their Florida home for his […]

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12/13/2018

MELANIA/POLLS: “Melania Trump has suffered a double-digit blow to her approval rating, according to a CNN poll released Thursday [12-13-18], with only 43 percent of those polled viewing her favorably. The number of respondents who said they hold a favorable view of the first lady dropped 11 points relative to October, when 54 percent of […]

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12/12/2018

MELANIA: “Melania Trump said the hardest thing she has to deal with as first lady is feeling like there are people in the media and in the public who trade on her name to advance their own careers…Trump has spoken out in the past about feeling ridiculed by the mainstream media and her husband’s political […]

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12/5/2018

BUSH FAMILY/MELANIA/TRUMP AS PRESIDENT: “A day before the funeral of former President George H.W. Bush, first lady Melania Trump invited former first lady Laura Bush and a crowd of Bush relatives to the White House, then later joined President Donald Trump in a condolence visit to the Bushes at Blair House in a rapprochement of […]

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12/4/2018

BUSH FAMILY/MELANIA/TRUMP AS PRESIDENT: “Looking forward to being with the wonderful Bush family at Blair House today. The former First Lady will be coming over to the White House this morning to be given a tour of the Christmas decorations by Melania. The elegance & precision of the last two days have been remarkable!” -Donald […]

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12/3/2018

BUSH FAMILY/MELANIA/TRUMP AS PRESIDENT: “President Donald Trump paid a brief visit to the U.S. Capitol on Monday [12-3-18] night to pay his respects to predecessor George H.W. Bush. Accompanied by first lady Melania Trump, the president who has had friction with the Bush family paused in silence at the ex-president’s flag-draped casket in the rotunda […]

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