MSN - AP World http://syn2.thecanadianpress.com:8080/mrss/feed/fcf7391a2f354311807f0501c16bde6a MSN - AP World Copyright © 2010-2018 The Canadian Press. All rights reserved. http://www.rssboard.org/rss-specification Sun, 21 Apr 2019 00:10:44 +0000 Trump honors African Americans at White House http://syn2.thecanadianpress.com:8080/mrss/feed/fcf7391a2f354311807f0501c16bde6a/bf3325f388a0492d8eadfe9c6777a3a5 President Donald Trump paid tribute to African American history month at the White House on Thursday. (Feb. 21) bf3325f388a0492d8eadfe9c6777a3a5 Fri, 22 Feb 2019 00:51:07 +0000 RESTRICTION SUMMARY: AP CLIENTS ONLY SHOTLIST: ASSOCIATED PRESS - AP CLIENTS ONLYWashington DC - 21 February 20191. SOUNDBITE (English) President Donald Trump:"Today we are here to honor the extraordinary contributions of African-Americans to every aspect of American life, history and culture. From the earliest days of this nation, African-American leaders, pioneers and visionaries have uplifted and inspired our country in ar,t in science, literature, law, film, politics, business and every arena of national life. The depth and glory of these contributions are beyond measure. You know it, I know it. And everybody knows it."++SEPARATED BY WHITE FLASH++2. SOUNDBITE (English) President Donald Trump:"Since the beginning of our republic African-Americans have given their heart, their love and their very lives to the pursuit and you know this better than anybody you have worked so hard. I guess when you get right down to it we're all working very hard. But the pursuit of liberty and justice for all."++SEPARATED BY WHITE FLASH++3. SOUNDBITE (English) President Donald Trump:"So we pledge and the honor of our great  African American community to build a future where every American child can live in safety, dignity, liberty and peace. As Americans we all share the same dreams, the same hopes and the same magnificent destiny we are now and will forever be one people, one family and one glorious nation under God." STORYLINE: President Donald Trump paid tribute to African American history month at the White House on Thursday. "Today we are here to honor the extraordinary contributions of African-Americans to every aspect of American life, history and culture," said Trump. "From the earliest days of this nation, African-American leaders, pioneers and visionaries have uplifted and inspired our country in ar,t in science, literature, law, film, politics, business and every arena of national life. The depth and glory of these contributions are beyond measure. You know it, I know it. And everybody knows it." Trump pointed the his administrations successes to help the African American community with Criminal Justice reform and low unemployment numbers. "We pledge and the honor of our great  African American community to build a future where every American child can live in safety, dignity, liberty and peace," said Trump. "As Americans we all share the same dreams, the same hopes and the same magnificent destiny we are now and will forever be one people, one family and one glorious nation under God." =========================================================== Clients are reminded: (i) to check the terms of their licence agreements for use of content outside news programming and that further advice and assistance can be obtained from the AP Archive on: Tel +44 (0) 20 7482 7482 Email: info@aparchive.com(ii) they should check with the applicable collecting society in their Territory regarding the clearance of any sound recording or performance included within the AP Television News service (iii) they have editorial responsibility for the use of all and any content included within the AP Television News service and for libel, privacy, compliance and third party rights applicable to their Territory. President Donald Trump paid tribute to African American history month at the White House on Thursday. (Feb. 21) Trump honors African Americans at White House