President Donald Trump on Tuesday, on his final complete day in office and after having run out public view for more than a week, launched a taped “farewell address to the nation,” looking for to rebuild a badly damaged tradition just hours prior to was set to leave Washington behind.
Speaking from scripted remarks straight into the camera and standing behind a lectern with the presidential seal, Trump did acknowledge a new administration would take office.
” This week, we inaugurate a brand-new administration and pray for its success in keeping America safe and flourishing,” Trump said. “We extend our finest wishes and we also want them to have luck– an extremely important word.”
The outbound president thanked first woman Melania Trump and his family, in addition to Vice President Mike Pence and his household, his chief of personnel Mark Meadows, his Cabinet, administration staffers and the United States Secret Serv