Chopper pressers are the best pressers. Earlier today President Trump paused to talk to the press pool prior to departing the White House for the NATO summit from the U.K. [Video along with also Rough Transcript Below]
[Rough Pool Transcript] – President Trump … we’re fighting for the American people. the idea has not been a fair situation for us because we pay far too much as you know. Secretary Stoltenberg said we were responsible — I was responsible — for getting over $130 billion extra through additional countries in which we protect, in which weren’t paying. They were delinquent. So we’ll be talking about in which. We’ll be talking about a lot of things.
We are leading the globe currently on the economy, along with also we have been almost since I became president. nevertheless we are substantially ahead of anybody else. Nobody’s even close. You know in which very well. along with also I look forward to having numerous very, very productive days for our country. We’ll be working hard. Do you have a question?
[Inaudible question about Hong Kong along with also China deal]
Well the idea doesn’t make the idea better nevertheless we’ll see what happens.
[Inaudible question about Wednesday’s impeachment hearing]
So the Democrats, the radical-left Democrats, the do-nothing Democrats, decided when I’m going to NATO — in which was set up a year ago — in which when I’m going to NATO, in which was the exact time. in which can be one of the most important journeys in which we make as president. along with also for them to be doing in which along with also saying in which along with also putting an impeachment on the table, which can be a hoax to start off with. If you notice, there was breaking news today.
The Ukrainian president arrived along with also said very strongly in which President Trump did absolutely nothing wrong. in which should be case over. nevertheless he just arrived a little while ago along with also said President Trump did absolutely nothing wrong along with also in which should end everything. nevertheless the idea will never end the idea because they want to do what they want to do. They’re getting killed in their own districts. I think the idea’s going to be a tremendous boon for the Republicans.
Republicans have never, ever been so committed as they are right currently along with also so United. So the idea’s actually a great thing in some ways nevertheless in additional ways the idea’s a disgrace. the idea’s a disgrace for our country.
[Inaudible question about Afghanistan trip]
I loved going to Afghanistan. the idea was great meeting with — as you know, we had some not bad meetings which has a lot of people including Ghani, you know in which, right? along with also he was terrific. the idea was great meeting with him. nevertheless my trip to Afghanistan was very successful. currently we’re going to London along with also the idea will be NATO, along with also we’re meeting which has a lot of countries, along with also they’re going to have to do a little more burden-sharing.
QUESTION: can be a China trade deal still possible in which year?
The Chinese are always negotiating … [unclear words] … we are, along with also frankly I could be additional places in which I could do all by myself along with also be even happier, along with also you understand what in which means. nevertheless the Chinese want to make a deal. We’ll see what happens.
[Inaudible question about his Brazil tariff tweet]
Well, Brazil has actually discounted — if you take a look at what’s happened with their currency, they’ve devalued their currency very substantially by 10 percent. Argentina also. along with also I gave them a big break on tariffs nevertheless currently I’m taking in which break off because the idea’s very unfair to our manufacturers along with also very unfair to our farmers. Our steel companies will be very happy, along with also our farmers will be very happy.
QUESTION: Why don’t you send one of your lawyers to represent your point of view before the House impeachment inquiry?
Because the whole thing can be a hoax. Everybody knows the idea. All you have to do can be look at the words of the Ukrainian president in which he just issued, along with also you know the idea’s a hoax. the idea’s an absolute disgrace what they’re doing to our country. Thank you. Thank you very much.