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Trump pushes public works agenda, health care on OH visit

Trump pushes public works agenda, health care on OH visit

"Republicans should abandon their spiteful, one-party health care repeal crusade and instead work with Democrats to make Obamacare work better", Walker stated.

Bahrain, Egypt, the United Arab Emirates and Saudi Arabia have cut diplomatic ties to Qatar, accusing it of backing extremist groups.

This address comes on a busy news day in Washington, D.C. Early this morning, Trump announced that his new pick for Federal Bureau of Investigation director is Christopher Wray, a former Justice Department official.

During his remarks, which lasted about half an hour, Trump framed his plan as a way to make good on his pledge to put "America first", saying expensive US entanglements overseas have distracted the country from its goals of spurring job growth.

He alluded to his decision last week to withdraw the United States from the Paris climate accord, boasting that "we will never let outside forces tell us what to do and how to do it".

At the riverfront rally, Trump said if the American economy is to completely recover "we must end Obamacare".

Trump is speaking at a marina overlooking the Ohio River.

President Trump traveled to Cincinnati on Wednesday, where he spoke about the ObamaCare "disaster" and the administration's efforts to replace the law.

The Republican-controlled House has passed a health care bill that no Democrats supported. "We spent a lot of time together", Trump said, referring to his first foreign trip as president.

Trump also acknowledged the presence of Kentucky Gov. Matt Bevin and his family. He claims the problems "will only get worse if Congress fails to act".

While Trump continues to portray the infrastructure initiative as a $1 trillion program, it represents a major re-ordering of the relationship between the federal government and states, cities and other local partners.

The president planned to travel to OH on June 7 to address ways of improving levees, dams and locks along inland waterways that are crucial to agricultural exports.

According to a White House information sheet, 20 counties could be in that predicament, not 20,000.

He says that's why he's pushing a plan to pay for infrastructure improvements with $200 billion in tax breaks that he hopes will leverage $1 trillion worth of construction over time. Trump continued. "We are spending money all over the world, except here".

U.S. President Donald Trump is meeting with people he describes as "victims" of the nation's health care law Thursday in the Midwestern city of Cincinnati, Ohio, as he addresses his plan to overhaul the country's infrastructure. That's why they lost the House; they lost the Senate; they lost the White House.

He made reference to the fact that Anthem insurance pulled out of the Obamacare health care exchange in OH this week.

Waterways - not just roads and bridges - were discussed as a vital component of USA infrastructure.

'If we gave you the greatest plan in the history of the world, you would have no Democratic votes, ' he contended.


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