Today we honor Dr. King for standing up for the self-evident truth Americans hold so dear, that no matter the color of our skin, or the place of our birth we are all created equal by God,” Trump said Friday ahead of the signing.
This week President Trump signed a measure creating a new national historic park for Martin Luther King Jr. in Georgia. The park’s boundaries include the Prince Hall Masonic Temple, a site that King used as the headquarters for the Southern Christian Leadership Conference, according to a White House spokesman.
However, some reporters had other things on their mind…
Pres Trump signs and displays Dr Martin Luther King Jr Day proclamation. pic.twitter.com/Ua7DZkUmnd
— Mark Knoller (@markknoller) January 12, 2018
One white house reporter shouted the word “s***hole” at President Trump, asking him if he did, in fact, use the word. April Ryan, repeatedly yelled at Trump, asking if he is a racist.
— CBS News (@CBSNews) January 12, 2018
President Trump’s statement posted earlier Friday denying using the word “s***hole. (See: Trump sets record straight on crude remark, stands by ‘tough’ language on DACA proposal)
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