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26 May

Statement by President Donald J. Trump on the Attack in Egypt
seen at 22:04, 26 May in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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Trump Administration Keeps its Promise: Begins Removing Violent Gang Members, Criminals, and Predators from American Communities
seen at 22:04, 26 May in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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President Donald J. Trump’s Weekly Address
seen at 21:04, 26 May in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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Statement from President Donald J. Trump on Ramadan
seen at 19:04, 26 May in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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Remarks by the Vice President at the US Naval Academy Commencement Ceremony
seen at 19:04, 26 May in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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Readout of President Donald J. Trump’s Meeting with Prime Minister Shinzo Abe of Japan
seen at 17:04, 26 May in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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25 May

ICYMI: Gingrich: “The President Just Made A Titanic Foreign Policy Shift. The Media Missed It.”
seen at 19:04, 25 May in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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Readout of President Donald J. Trump’s May 25th Working Lunch with President Emmanuel Macron of France
seen at 18:04, 25 May in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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Readout of President Donald J. Trump’s Meeting with European Council President Donald Tusk and European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker
seen at 18:04, 25 May in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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Readout of President Donald J. Trump’s Meetings with the King Philippe and Queen Mathilde of Belgium and Prime Minister Charles Michel of Belgium
seen at 18:04, 25 May in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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Remarks by President Trump at NATO Unveiling of the Article 5 and Berlin Wall Memorials - Brussels, Belgium
seen at 18:04, 25 May in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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Statement from the Press Secretary on the United States’ Solidarity with the Philippines
seen at 17:04, 25 May in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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First Lady Melania Trump and Queen Mathilde of Belgium Participate in Forum to Protect Children from Online Exploitation
seen at 17:04, 25 May in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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Statement from President Donald J. Trump
seen at 17:04, 25 May in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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24 May

Statement from First Lady Melania Trump on her Visit to Bambino Gesu Children’s Hospital
seen at 22:04, 24 May in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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Readout of President Donald J. Trump’s Meeting with His Holiness Pope Francis and Cardinal Secretary of State Pietro Parolin
seen at 18:04, 24 May in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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Readout of President Donald J. Trump’s Meetings with Italian President Sergio Mattarella and Prime Minister Paolo Gentiloni
seen at 17:04, 24 May in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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Readout of President Donald J. Trump’s Meeting with His Holiness Pope Francis and Cardinal Secretary of State Pietro Parolin
seen at 17:04, 24 May in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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President Donald J. Trump Announces Intent to Appoint the Following Individuals to the President’s Commission on White House Fellowships
seen at 03:04, 24 May in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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Remarks by the Vice President at Cajun Industries, Baton Rouge, LA
seen at 03:04, 24 May in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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23 May

Press Briefing on the FY2018 Budget
seen at 21:04, 23 May in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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Presidential Sequestration Order for Fiscal Year 2018
seen at 20:04, 23 May in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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Statement from the Press Secretary on the Visit of Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc of Vietnam
seen at 19:04, 23 May in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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Readout of Meeting Between President Donald J. Trump and Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu
seen at 18:04, 23 May in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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Readout of President Donald J. Trump’s Phone Call with Prime Minister Theresa May of the United Kingdom
seen at 17:04, 23 May in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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Statement of Extraordinary Summit of the Cooperation Council for the Arab States of the Gulf (GCC) and the United States of America
seen at 17:04, 23 May in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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Joint Statement Between the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia and the United States of America
seen at 17:04, 23 May in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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Readout of Meeting Between President Donald J. Trump and Israeli President Reuven Rivlin
seen at 17:04, 23 May in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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Remarks by President Trump and President Abbas of the Palestinian Authority in Joint Statements
seen at 17:04, 23 May in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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Remarks by President Trump at Yad Vashem
seen at 17:04, 23 May in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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Remarks by President Trump at the Israel Museum
seen at 17:04, 23 May in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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Readout of Meeting Between President Donald J. Trump and President Mahmoud Abbas of the Palestinian Authority
seen at 03:04, 23 May in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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President Donald J. Trump Announces Presidential Delegation to the Republic of Ecuador to attend the Inauguration of His Excellency Lenín Moreno
seen at 00:04, 23 May in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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22 May

Remarks by President Trump and Prime Minister Netanyahu in Joint Statement
seen at 21:04, 22 May in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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President Donald J. Trump Announces Intent to Nominate Personnel to Key Administration Posts
seen at 17:04, 22 May in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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Readout of President Donald J. Trump’s Meeting with President Ashraf Ghani of Afghanistan
seen at 17:04, 22 May in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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President Donald J. Trump Approves Mississippi Disaster Declaration
seen at 03:04, 22 May in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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Off-camera Briefing on FY18 Budget by OMB Director Mulvaney
seen at 03:04, 22 May in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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21 May

President Trump’s Speech to the Arab Islamic American Summit
seen at 21:04, 21 May in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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Readout of President Donald J. Trump’s Meeting with President Abdel Fattah Al Sisi of Egypt
seen at 17:04, 21 May in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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Remarks by the Vice President at the University of Notre Dame Commencement
seen at 17:04, 21 May in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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President Donald J. Trump's Speech to the Arab Islamic American Summit
seen at 17:04, 21 May in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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Statement from President Donald J. Trump on Cuban Independence Day
seen at 00:04, 21 May in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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20 May

Readout of President Donald J. Trump’s Meetings with Saudi Arabia’s Leaders
seen at 17:04, 20 May in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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Statement from President Donald J. Trump on Cuban Independence Day
seen at 17:04, 20 May in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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Joint Strategic Vision Declaration for the United States of America and the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia
seen at 17:04, 20 May in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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Remarks by the Vice President at Grove City College Commencement
seen at 17:04, 20 May in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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Remarks by the Vice President at an Armed Forces Day Celebration
seen at 17:04, 20 May in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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19 May

Readout of President Donald J. Trump’s Meeting with President Juan Manuel Santos of Colombia
seen at 22:04, 19 May in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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Readout of the Vice President's Meeting with President Juan Manuel Santos of Colombia
seen at 22:04, 19 May in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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President Donald J. Trump’s Weekly Address
seen at 22:04, 19 May in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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Fall 2017 White House Internship Program
seen at 20:04, 19 May in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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President Donald J. Trump Approves Idaho Disaster Declaration
seen at 17:04, 19 May in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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18 May

Melania Trump Announces Inaugural Foreign Trip as First Lady of the United States
seen at 20:04, 18 May in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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Remarks by the Vice President at the US Chamber of Commerce's Invest in America Summit
seen at 20:04, 18 May in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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President Donald J. Trump Announces Key Additions to his Administration
seen at 03:04, 18 May in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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Remarks by President Trump and President Santos of Colombia in Joint Press Conference
seen at 00:04, 18 May in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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17 May

Press Gaggle by Press Secretary Sean Spicer aboard Air Force One en route Washington, D.C.
seen at 22:04, 17 May in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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Remarks by President Trump at United States Coast Guard Academy Commencement Ceremony
seen at 20:04, 17 May in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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Statement from President Donald J. Trump
seen at 17:04, 17 May in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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President Donald J. Trump Signs H.J.Res. 66 into Law
seen at 17:04, 17 May in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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President Donald J. Trump Signs H.R. 274 into Law
seen at 17:04, 17 May in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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Remarks by Vice President Pence at a Reception for Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month
seen at 03:04, 17 May in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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16 May

Remarks by President Trump and President Erdogan of Turkey in Joint Statement
seen at 22:04, 16 May in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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Readout of President Donald J. Trump’s Meeting with President Recep Tayyip Erdogan of Turkey
seen at 17:04, 16 May in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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President Donald J. Trump Announces Intent to Nominate Personnel to Key Administration Posts
seen at 17:04, 16 May in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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Readout of President Donald J. Trump’s Call with King Abdullah II of Jordan
seen at 17:04, 16 May in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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Text of a Letter from the President to the Congress of the United States
seen at 00:04, 16 May in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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Press Gaggle by Press Secretary Spicer
seen at 00:04, 16 May in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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15 May

Remarks by the Vice President at the National Peace Officers" Memorial Service
seen at 21:04, 15 May in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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Remarks by President Trump at the 36th Annual National Peace Officers' Memorial Service
seen at 20:04, 15 May in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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Readout of President Donald J. Trump’s Meeting with Crown Prince Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan of the United Arab Emirates
seen at 17:04, 15 May in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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President Donald J. Trump Announces Intent to Nominate Doug Manchester as Ambassador to the Bahamas
seen at 00:04, 15 May in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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Press Daily Briefing by Press Secretary Sean Spicer -- #48
seen at 00:04, 15 May in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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Remarks by the Vice President and USTR Lighthizer at a Swearing-in Ceremony
seen at 00:04, 15 May in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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14 May

Statement from President Donald J. Trump on Women’s Health Week
seen at 17:04, 14 May in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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President Donald J. Trump Proclaims May 14, 2017, as Mother's Day
seen at 17:04, 14 May in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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12 May

ICYMI: WSJ Editorial Board: “Aetna Says Sayonara To Obamacare”
seen at 20:04, 12 May in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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President Donald J. Trump Signs S. 496 into Law
seen at 20:04, 12 May in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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White House Movie Theater Opened for East Wing Tours for the First Time in History
seen at 19:04, 12 May in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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President Trump Protects America's Cyber Infrastructure
seen at 18:04, 12 May in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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President Donald J. Trump Announces Key Additions to his Administration
seen at 00:04, 12 May in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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Press Briefing by Press Secretary Sean Spicer, 5/12/2017, #47
seen at 00:04, 12 May in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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President Donald J. Trump’s Weekly Address
seen at 00:04, 12 May in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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11 May

Remarks by Vice President Pence at the World Summit in Defense of Persecuted Christians
seen at 18:04, 11 May in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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President Announces Formation of Bipartisan Presidential Commission on Election Integrity
seen at 17:04, 11 May in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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Press Briefing by Principal Deputy Press Secretary Sarah Sanders and Homeland Security Advisor Tom Bossert
seen at 00:04, 11 May in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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10 May

Readout of President Donald J. Trump’s Meeting with Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov of Russia
seen at 19:04, 10 May in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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Statement from the Press Secretary on the Visit of President Recep Tayyip Erdogan of Turkey
seen at 17:04, 10 May in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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Readout of Vice President Mike Pence's Meeting with Foreign Minister Pavlo Klimkin of Ukraine
seen at 17:04, 10 May in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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President Donald J. Trump Announces Presidential Delegation to Commemorate the 15th Anniversary of Timor-Leste Independence and Attend the Presidential Inauguration of His Excellency Francisco Guterres
seen at 17:04, 10 May in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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Readout of President Donald J. Trump’s Call with President Moon Jae-in of the Republic of Korea
seen at 00:04, 10 May in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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President Donald J. Trump Announces Key Additions to his Administration
seen at 00:04, 10 May in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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Daily Press Briefing by Principal Deputy Press Secretary Sarah Sanders
seen at 00:04, 10 May in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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09 May

Statement from the Press Secretary
seen at 21:04, 9 May in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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Notice Regarding the Continuation of the National Emergency with Respect to the Central African Republic
seen at 19:04, 9 May in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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Text of a Letter from the President to the Speaker of the House of Representatives and the President of the Senate
seen at 18:04, 9 May in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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Notice Regarding the Continuation of the National Emergency with Respect to the Actions of the Government of Syria
seen at 18:04, 9 May in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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Text of a Letter from the President to the Speaker of the House of Representatives and the President of the Senate
seen at 18:04, 9 May in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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Daily Press Briefing by Press Secretary Sean Spicer -- #46
seen at 03:04, 9 May in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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