The president also took credit for ending "the war on American energy".
"Remember, one person walked into a room, when he was supposed to go this way, and he said he was going this way, and he walked in and he went this way and everyone said, 'What happened?'" Trump said.
Trump, in his second appearance as President at the annual gathering of right-wing lawmakers and activists, spoke for over an hour and delivered a free-wheeling off-the-cuff speech that sounded like a return to the campaign trail.
A weekly recap of the top political stories from The Globe, sent right to your email. You know, I say every time I hear that, the wall gets 10 feet higher, you know that.
"It doesn't look bad, hey, we're hanging in", he added, giving a swirl to the cheering audience. Hey, we are hanging in, we are hanging in, we are hanging in there. A gust of wind blew aside a flap of his chevelure then.
"I'm thrilled to be back at CPAC with so many of my wonderful friends, and unbelievable supporters and proud conservators", Trump told the crowd before apparently catching a glimpse of himself on a video board.
"We have a very crooked media".
But if you look within, the president said, not all is as it seems. He smiled when the audience chanted, "Lock her up", in response to a comment about Hillary Clinton. They will put judges in that you wouldn't believe. "Boy, have they done things that are wrong".
The President also criticised Republicans, who did not support his agenda, referred to Arizona Senator John McCain, who has been battling cancer and voted against the Trump plan to repeal ObamaCare. Pence continued, assuring the crowd that the administration is working to "take strong action to make our schools safe and to give law enforcement and our families the tools they need to deal with people struggling with risky mental illness". Connecticut Chris Murphy, an outspoken advocate for more gun restrictions after the 2012 elementary school shooting in Newtown, Connecticut, said he expected to meet with White House aides next week.
Trump rhetoric ramped up as he strayed from the script and attacked enemies and fed off the emotion of the crowd.
He suggested "maybe 10 percent or 20 percent of the population of teachers" should have concealed weapons. He railed against "fake news", too, frequently chiding journalists at the back of the room. He said he only wants school personnel already trained with firearms to have guns.
That segued into a recitation of "The Snake" - a controversial campaign-trail classic where he read the lyrics of a song that details how a woman takes in a sick snake only to have the reptile then bite and kill her. Trump has used it as an allegory for letting in unsafe immigrants who would then harm US citizens.
"I don't want to be controversial so I won't use it name, okay". The song is about a woman finding a snake, taking it home, and being bitten by it later.
While the Dow and the S&P 500 managed to end the day in positive territory, the tech-heavy Nasdaq edged modestly lower. Market participants are still largely expecting the Fed to raise rates three times this year.
The technology would use AI to predict demand for taxis and allow companies to more efficiently mobilise their resources. The use of AI could also breathe new life into a taxi industry that has seen its profits cut into by ride-hailing apps.
The motive of the arranged shooting is unconfirmed, but Carruth has said he was motivated by Adams' reluctance to get an abortion. His mother would still be here and I wouldn't be where I'm at. "I want the incident to never have happened at all".
Doctors in India recently operated on what they say could be the largest brain tumor in the world, according to news reports . During the seven-hour surgery, doctors removed the massive tumor along with skull bone which had moved into the brain.
Panos Moumtzis, the United Nations humanitarian coordinator for Syria , condemned the bombing of five hospitals in eastern Ghouta. Ghouta city is getting out of control as medical supplies were already in short after years-long blockade of the area since 2013.
Team LeBron overcame Team Curry in one of the most closely and intensely fought All Star Games in a very long time. There was sufficient doubt the novelty of a new format would translate to the court after tip-off.
On the specifications side of the fence, both devices will launch on Android 8.0, and will be powered by the Snapdragon 845 . These phones will officially be revealed on Sunday at MWC 2018, which is when we'll learn pricing and other details.
Republicans now enjoy a 13 to 5 advantage in House seats in Pennsylvania, though the state is evenly divided politically. Asians make up 5 percent of Illinois' population, but at the time had no representation in the Legislature.
A player Mourinho defined as "can defend, he can win the ball, he can make the play, he can pass, he can score". The Spanish club are aiming for their first quarterfinal berth in Europe's elite club competition since 1958.
Dropbox noted that the actual number of people using its service might be lower because some register more than one account. Snap Inc. gave CEO Evan Spiegel shares worth $636.6 million as the firm went public a year ago .
The other major wireless networks also promise a 5G network, but AT&T and is the first to announce an official rollout. AT&T has recently posted a press release about its plan to offer 5G to consumers in a number of cities in the US.
Inc. may have ambitions to compete against FedEx Corp. and the United Parcel Service Inc. with its own shipping business. However, the company is reportedly going to start with shipping goods from businesses that sell products on its website.
MMA: McGregor plotting UFC return
McGregor himself has always been quick to pour water on Nurmagomedov's claims that he's ready for a title shot. Chris Taylor of BJPenn.com, first reported that the fight would be for the undisputed title back in January.
Toronto police to provide update on Bruce McArthur case
McArthur is also charged with the premeditated murders of Majeed Kayhan, 58, 47-year-old Dean Lisowick, and Selim Esen, 44. This brings to six the number of charges of the capital crime now attributed to the former landscape contractor.
Marvel does it again with "Black Panther"
Black Panther tells the story of T'Challa ( Chadwick Boseman ), newly crowned king of the mysterious African country of Wakanda. Black Panther had helped the Fantastic Four on several other occasions fighting villains like Doctor Doom and Psycho-Man.
Iran threatens to pull out of nuclear deal
The IAEA reports have consistently shown Iran adhering to the deal in the two years since it took effect. Iran's deputy foreign minister said he did not believe the deal could survive without the US.
F1: I've been bored - Ricciardo itching for start of season
Aston Martin features prominently on the vehicle , with the British auto manufacturer becoming Red Bull's title sponsor in 2018. Daniel Ricciardo was involved in a crash at Silverstone on Monday during a filming session showcasing the new RB14.
Sony Xperia XZ2 Specifications And Prices Leaked
Sony will have their press announcement on Day 1 of the conference and it seems we'll have two exciting new handsets to check out. On the off chance that you were pondering, the Xperia XZ1 Compact gives us a 3.5mm audio jack on the top side.
New Pennsylvania Congressional Map Splits Centre County
When justices first declared the previous map unconstitutional on January 22, they ordered the GOP-controlled legislature and Gov. Saccone holds a three-point lead over his Democratic opponent Conor Lamb, according to a recent Pittsburgh Post-Gazette poll .
Kasur rapist-murderer sentenced to death in Pakistan
This massive search led to the arrest of Ali whose DNA sample matched with those of eight victims, including Zainab. The Prosecutor General of Punjab province, Ihtesham Qadir said the man was also convicted of terrorism charges.