"Congratulations; that's great", he said, as the women renewed their loud applause.
On top of all that, women were central to Trump's message on immigration, his signature issue. Among the guests invited to sit with the first lady, Melania Trump, during the speech were three family members of a couple killed last month in their home in Reno, Nevada, allegedly by an immigrant in the USA illegally.
"Just let me add that last cycle we were able to work together with Republican women on sexual violence in the military, on the sexual assault scandal with the gymnasts". The president stressed that many women attempting to cross into the US illegally get sexually assaulted during the journey. Well, everyone except some Democrats that is including numerous female House Democratic representatives that were all dressed in white, Sens.
A CNN poll found 59 percent had a very positive reaction to the speech, 17 percent had a somewhat positive reaction and 23 percent had a negative reaction. They were a stunning display of solidarity against a backdrop of men in dark suits, laying bare the growing gender gap between Democrats and Republicans.
But then, even while the president may have to win over some unconvinced voters in 2020, he also will have to hold onto his base.
A camera zoomed in on House intelligence Committee Chairman Adam Schiff, who this week said he would do everything possible to make sure special counsel Robert Mueller's investigation into Russian ties to Trump's 2016 campaign is made public.
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I doubt he would want to sign a large extension with a team bound for the lottery in the not-so-distant future. Davis has two years left on his contract, although he does hold a player option for the 2020-21 season.
Meanwhile, many Republicans were excited about Trump's speech to Congress and the nation.
Democrats on the floor and in the gallery groaned before Trump had finished the sentence.
Mnuchin's remarks were a jarring variation of President Donald Trump's assertion during his State of the Union address that America "will never be a socialist country". The surge of female candidates running and winning in the 2018 election was a major factor in Democrats taking control of the House. Even his daughter Tiffany was pictured in white, with social media speculating that the choice may have been more than a coincidence.
A few of the Democrats' male colleagues joined them in white.
On Jan. 3, Trump came to the White House briefing room flanked by Border Patrol union officials to push for his wall and border funding.
Had she been offended, asked Rep. Eliot Engel, D-N.Y.in a Wednesday meeting?
On Tuesday, the women's place in history, in white, stood out.