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At World Economic Forum, President Trump touts 'economic boom,' teen climate activists speak out

2 monthes ago   |   By WESH

Trump addressed the annual World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland, hours before his historic impeachment trial was to reconvene in the U.S. Senate in Washington.
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Trump brags of U.S. 'blue-collar boom' on world stage at Davos

Trump brags of U.S. 'blue-collar boom' on world stage at Davos

2 monthes ago   |   By Politico

DAVOS, Switzerland - President Donald Trump reassured foreign leaders at the annual World Economic Forum on Tuesday that America's long-term economic relationships are not in peril and are instead contributing to a “blue-collar boom” inside the United States.
“Despite all of the cynics, I have never been more confident in America's future,” Trump told the crowd here at the 50th annual gathering in Davos.
Challenging claims that his protectionist impulses have disrupted global trade, the president began his speech with a brief brag about the U.S.-Mexico-Canada trade agreement and “phase...
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Trump gave a rambling speech at Davos touting US economic achievements without mentioning the elephant in the room - his impeachment trial

Trump gave a rambling speech at Davos touting US economic achievements without mentioning the elephant in the room - his impeachment trial

2 monthes ago   |   By Business Insider

Trump gave a rambling, 30-minute speech at the World Economic Forum's annual meeting in Davos Tuesday.
There he lauded US economic achievements, including his recent trade deals with China and Mexico, and his administration's efforts to improve the domestic economy.
"America is winning again like never before," he said.
He made no mention of his impending impeachment trial at the Senate, which is due to begin in a few hours.
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Trump rejects environmental ‘prophets of doom' and their ‘apocalyptic predictions' in Davos speech

Trump rejects environmental ‘prophets of doom' and their ‘apocalyptic predictions' in Davos speech

2 monthes ago   |   By RT

In his address at the World Economic Forum in Davos on Tuesday, US President Donald Trump rejected environmental “perennial prophets of doom and their predictions of the apocalypse” as alarmists seeking absolute power.
U.S. President Donald Trump decries "the perennial prophets of doom and their predictions of the apocalypse" at the World Economic Forum in Davos: pic.twitter.com/34hNIWIDIc - Yahoo Finance January 21, 2020
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