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The White House Daily Chronicle, April 6, 2018

The news behind the news on the president, administration and everything that happens in the White House is always in …  The White House Daily Chronicles.

note: this post is updated throughout the day as events warrant

See all of the daily White House Daily Chronicles HERE.

Presidential Itinerary – the details

President Donald Trump will receive his daily briefing as prepared by the intelligence community. There are no other public events on the schedule.


See all of the president’s daily schedules HERE.

Trump’s Tweets (newest to oldest)

Official Statements

On ending “catch and release”

Today, President Donald J. Trump signed a Presidential Memorandum to take important steps to end catch and release, the dangerous practice whereby aliens who have violated our Nations immigration laws are released into the United States shortly after their apprehension. The safety and security of the American people is the Presidents highest priority, and he will keep his promise to protect our country and to ensure that our laws are respected.

At the same time, the President continues to call on congressional Democrats to cease their staunch opposition to border security and to stop blocking measures that are vital to the safety and security of the United States.

On the Actions Taken by Panama Against the Maduro Regime

Statement by the Press Secretary on the Actions Taken by Panama Against the Maduro Regime:

The United States applauds the Government of Panama and President Juan Carlos Varelas courageous actions exposing and blocking Venezuelan money laundering in Panama, as the Maduro dictatorship brazenly attempted to circumvent international sanctions. The United States reiterates that Venezuela must restore democracy and end the repression and suffering of the Venezuelan people. The United States calls upon the international community to follow Panamas example and stand together against the Maduro regimes corruption and illegitimate rule.

On the administration’s commitment to rural America

The White House issued a press release highlighting an op-ed written by Agriculture Secretary Sonny Purdue in the Lexington Herald-Leader of Kentucky in which he stressed President Donald Trump’s commitment to America’s farmers, ranchers, producers and foresters.

On positive economic news

The White House issued a press release Friday highlighting news stories that touted the Trump economy.

On President Trump’s actions in response to Russia’s “malign activities”

The White House issued a statement Friday morning highlighting President Donald Trump’s actions against Russia in response to “malign activities.”

On Trump’s actions in response to China’s unfair trade practices

The White House issued a statement Friday morning laying out President Donald Trump’s strategy in dealing with China’s unfair trade practices.

Executive Actions

Executive Memorandum ordering the end of “Catch and Release”

President Donald Trump issued an executive memorandum to the Department of Defense, Department of Justice, Homeland Security and Health and Human Services that orders the end of “catch and release” as it pertains to illegal immigration.

Proclamation of National Former Prisoner of War Recognition Day

President Donald Trump issued a proclamation making April 9, 2018, National Former Prisoner of War Recognition Day.

On National Crime Victims’ Week

President Trump Proclaimed April 8 through 14, 2018, as National Crime Victims’ Rights Week.

Executive Branch Nominations/Designations

  • none

Communications with Heads of State and State Officials (readouts often come the day after the conversation)

Call with Crown Prince Mohammed Bin Zayed of the United Arab Emirates

President Donald J. Trump spoke today with Crown Prince Mohammed bin Zayed of the United Arab Emirates to discuss regional developments and opportunities for increasing cooperation on a range of security and economic issues. The President thanked the Crown Prince for his close, strategic partnership and for his strong leadership in highlighting ways all Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) states can better counter Iranian destabilizing activities and defeat terrorists and extremists. The leaders agreed that all GCC states can and should do more to increase coordination with each other and with the United States to ensure the peace and prosperity of the people in the region. The President and the Crown Prince agreed on the importance of a united GCC. The President and the Crown Prince look forward to meeting at the White House to continue the discussion on how to further enhance the American-Emirati strategic partnership.

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