The following statements were posted to the verified Twitter accounts of U.S. President Donald Trump, @realDonaldTrump and @POTUS.
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– As we come together to celebrate the extraordinary contributions of African-Americans to our nation, our thoughts turn to the heroes of the civil rights movement whose courage and sacrifice have inspired us all. Proclamation: http://45.wh.gov/c9Gvt9 [1315 EST]
– Today, I was honored to be joined by Republicans and Democrats from both the House and Senate, as well as members of my Cabinet – to discuss the urgent need to rebuild and restore America’s depleted infrastructure. 45.wh.gov/UDL9yE [1411 EST]
– My prayers and condolences to the families of the victims of the terrible Florida shooting. No child, teacher or anyone else should ever feel unsafe in an American school. [1550 EST]
– Just spoke to Governor Rick Scott. We are working closely with law enforcement on the terrible Florida school shooting. [1555 EST]
(Compiled by Bengaluru bureau)