Trump Pushes Back on Obama Tweet, Touts Economy


Former President Barack Obama hosts a conversation on civic engagement and community organizing, Monday, April 24, 2017, at the University of Chicago in Chicago. It's the former president's first public event of his post-presidential life in the place where he started his political career. (AP Photo/Charles Rex Arbogast)
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Monday morning, Obama sent out a tweet celebrating the anniversary of the American Recovery and Reinvestment act, the $800 billion stimulus package he signed just one month into his presidency in response to the “Great Recession” that started in December 2007.

President Trump was quick to respond on Twitter and in a press briefing, touting his accomplishments with the US economy and decreased crossings across the southern border.

Click ▶️ to listen to AURN Washington Bureau Chief April Ryan’s White House Report:

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