Protesters shouted. President Donald Trump tore into official Washington, even as he stood with them. But there was one reassuring note, as Trump and President Barack Obama were warm and friendly toward each other.
There was no mistaking the clear message President Donald Trump made in his inaugural address: America comes first. In a 16-minute speech, he shunned the United States’ recent attempts at globalization and embraced nationalism while echoing the populist themes that led to his unexpected victory.
Speaking at President Donald Trump’s inauguration Friday, North Carolina-based evangelist Franklin Graham said his prayer was that God would bless the new president, his family, his administration “and may God bless America.”
Donald Trump and First Lady Melania Trump escorted former president Barack Obama and his wife, Michelle, to a military helicopter parked outside the East Front of the Capitol after Trump took the oath of office.