Donald Trump Sworn In As 45th President Of US, And Promises: ‘America First’

‘The forgotten men and women of our country will be forgotten no longer.’

Donald Trump has renewed his “America First” mantra as it became official: he is the 45th President of the United States of America.

After taking the Presidential oath, Trump addressed the crowd with a defiant and populist speech, railing against Washington, “crime, gangs and drugs”, and promising: “The forgotten men and women of our country will be forgotten no longer.”

Returning to the theme that won him US ‘rust belt’ states hit by overseas trade, he blasted: “The wealth of our middle class has been ripped from their homes and redistributed around the world.”

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Source: Huffington Post Retrieved 20 June 20,2017, from http://www.huffingtonpost.co.uk/entry/donald-trump-sworn-in_uk_58823953e4b0f94bb303cd72