(White House Press/Video Release, October 16, 2020)
On Friday, October 16, President Trump spoke to seniors at the Caloosa Sound Convention Center & Amphitheater in Fort Meyers Florida.
The President opened his remarks by saying, “We’re going to be talking to our great senior citizens. That’s what I’m here for today. We love our senior citizens.
And I’m honored to be here in Fort Myers to reaffirm my solemn pledge to America’s seniors. It’s so important to me. I happen to be a senior. I will protect you, I will defend you, and I will fight for you with every ounce of energy and conviction that I have. You devoted your life to this country, and I am devoting my life to you.
My administration is working every day to give our amazing senior citizens the care, support, and respect that you deserve. And you understand that. We’ve worked together for a long time.”
The President then discussed his administration’s response to the coronavirus, including work on a vaccine. “Seniors will be the first in line for the vaccine,” he said.
To watch the President’s remarks, click on the video link, below: