US president hails ‘heroes who defend our country’ in controversial address marred by poor weather
Mollie Hemingway on Fox News says that those who were critical of Trump’s idea of holding the event and delivering a speech today, will “feel foolish” after hearing Trump’s speech, which she says was unifying. Another Fox commentator says that the speech was “an ode to American exceptionalism”.
We’ll bring you verdicts of Trump’s speech and the entire event as it rolls in. Starting with Fox News , which says Trump’s speech had “quite a State of the Union feel” about it, running through the US’s achievements and 243 history in a one hour speech.