Donald Trump once again doubled down on the media, telling a cheering crowd in Florida: ‘I want to speak to you without the filter of the fake news.’
The president was introduced on stage in Melbourne by Melania Trump, who led the Lord’s prayer after she and her husband stepped off Air Force One Saturday afternoon.
The First Lady, after embracing the president, promised to ‘stay true to myself and be truthful to you’ and telling the audience, ‘my husband is creating a country of safety and great prosperity’.
The ‘Make America Great Again Rally’ was almost idential in rhetoric to his 2016 campiagn events that focused onm bringing back jobs and increasing national security. Unsuprisingly, this rally had a heavier focus on bashing press coverage than before.