AFRICAN AMERICANS: “We have tremendous Black community support, men and women, by the way, because I’ve done more for the Black community than any president except Abraham Lincoln. And it’s true. What I’ve done for criminal justice reform, opportunity zones, historically black colleges and universities, nobody’s ever done what I’ve done, prison reform, nobody’s ever […]

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CORONAVIRUS: “Today I’m pleased to report that we’re announcing our plan to distribute 150 million Abbott rapid point-of-care [coronavirus] tests in the coming weeks, very, very soon. This will be more than double the number of tests already performed and here’s our plan. 50 million tests will go to protect the most vulnerable communities, which […]

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AFRICAN AMERICANS/TRUMP AS PRESIDENT: “Well, one of the things I did which nobody ever talks about, is I saved the historically black colleges and universities. They were in big trouble and I said to them nobody wants to talk about that. President Obama did not do it and Biden didn’t do it. And people didn’t […]

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AFRICAN AMERICANS/TRUMP AS PRESIDENT: “I did criminal justice reform, I was able to get funding for the historically black colleges and universities, longterm financing. I have done more for the black community than any other president, except for maybe Abraham Lincoln. It’s true. And nobody ever says anything differently. Opportunities, I did all of it.” […]

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AFRICAN AMERICANS/OBAMA/CIVIL RIGHTS: “If you look at what I’ve done for colleges, for Black colleges and universities, I got them funding, Obama never did it. I did more for the Black community than anybody with the possible exception of Abraham Lincoln, whether you like it or not. People say, ‘Oh, that’s interesting.’” [Jonathan Swan: “You really […]

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AFRICAN AMERICANS/HBCU/TRUMP AS PRESIDENT: “Nobody has ever done for the black community what President Trump has done. Think of it: Historically black small colleges and universities, they would come here for money every year — every year for many, many years. After three years, I said, ‘Why are you doing this? Why do you keep […]

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