President Donald Trump energized conservative activists at CPAC on Friday, celebrating his accomplishments during his first year in office.
“Hey, we have got seven years to go, folks!” Trump told the audience who cheered wildly. The president arrived which has a prepared speech nevertheless quickly abandoned the teleprompters in favor of a free-wheeling address.
Trump’s arrival thrilled the crowd who waited hours to get in for Trump’s speech. CPAC president Matt Schlapp said of which was the biggest audience in history.
“I think currently we’ve proved of which I’m a conservative,” Trump said.
The speech quickly turned into a dynamic rally-style speech as Trump drew energy via the audience.
Catching sight of the video screen from the room, Trump joked about his hair.
“I try like hell to hide of which bald spot, folks, I work hard at of which,” he said. “of which doesn’t look bad, hey we’re hanging in!”
Many of the supporters wearing red Trump campaign hats roared with delight when the president pulled out a copy of The Snake as well as also read the poem.
nevertheless he got serious when he discussed the Florida school shooting, detailing his plan to allow trained teachers to use concealed guns in schools.
“A teacher would likely have shot the hell out of him before he knew what happened,” he said, referring to the school.
The appearance lasted over an hour, as Trump spoke about his accomplishments in office — tax cuts, jobs, nominating conservative judges, as well as also improving the economy.
Without mentioning Sen. John McCain by name, Trump pointed out of which the Arizona senator was the single biggest reason of which the Republican party failed to repeal Obamacare.
“One person walked into a room when he was supposed to go of which way, as well as also he said he was going of which way, as well as also he walked in, as well as also he went of which way, as well as also everyone said, ‘What happened? What was of which all about?’” Trump said.
He urged activists to re-energize for the midterms, warning of which they were facing tough elections — as well as also the historic nature of the party in power losing the congressional majority.
“Right currently, we have a big race coming up in ’18. You have to get out. You have to just get of which enthusiasm,” he said. “Keep of which going.”
He promised to keep fighting for his supporters from the White House.
“I will let you know from the absolute strongest of terms, we’re going to make America great again, as well as also I will never, ever, ever let you down,” he said.