Answering the Call to Advance Religious Freedom

Answering the Call to Advance Religious Freedom PRESS STATEMENT MICHAEL R. POMPEO, SECRETARY OF STATE February 5, 2020 In his address at an event on The Global Call to Protect Religious Freedom in September 2019, President Trump said: “Today, with one clear voice, the United States of America calls upon the nations of the world ...
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President Donald J. Trump’s 2020 State of the Union Address

President Donald J. Trump’s 2020 State of the Union Address February 5, 2019 9:07 P.M. EST THE PRESIDENT:  Madam Speaker, Mr. Vice President, Members of Congress, the First Lady of the United States — (applause) — and my fellow Americans: We meet tonight at a moment of unlimited potential.  As we begin a new Congress, ...
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Presidential Proclamation on National Slavery and Human Trafficking Prevention Month, 2020

Proclamation on National Slavery and Human Trafficking Prevention Month, 2020 Issued on: December 31, 2019 Human trafficking erodes personal dignity and destroys the moral fabric of society. It is an affront to humanity that tragically reaches all parts of the world, including communities across our Nation. Each day, in cities, suburbs, rural areas, and tribal ...
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Five Takeaways from President Trump at the G-7 Summit

Published August 26, 2019 on WhiteHouse.gov Today, President Donald J. Trump and First Lady Melania Trump return home after attending this year’s G-7 Summit in Biarritz, France. President Trump met with world leaders to strengthen our alliances, secure better trade deals, and—as always—keep the interests of the American people front and center on the global stage. Play 00:59 ...
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President Trump is Supporting Women’s Political Empowerment

Statement from the Press Secretary Regarding the United States Strategy on Women, Peace, and Security June 11, 2019 Today, President Donald J. Trump released the United States Strategy on Women, Peace, and Security , which focuses both on increasing women’s participation in political, civic, and security endeavors to prevent and resolve conflicts and on creating conditions for long-term peace around the world. The ...
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Presidential Proclamation on Prayer for Peace, Memorial Day, 2019

Prayer for Peace, Memorial Day, 2019 – – – – – – – By the President of the United States of America A Proclamation Whether on the battlefields of Bunker Hill, on the beaches of Normandy, in the jungles of Vietnam, or in the mountains and deserts of the Middle East, brave Americans of every ...
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Presidential Proclamation on Jewish American Heritage Month, 2019

April 30, 2019 JEWISH AMERICAN HERITAGE MONTH, 2019 BY THE PRESIDENT OF THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA A PROCLAMATION As we observe Jewish American Heritage Month, our Nation celebrates nearly 4,000 years of Jewish history and honors the numerous contributions of Jewish Americans to our country and the world.  Rabbi Akiva, a great Jewish scholar, ...
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President Trump’s Proclamation on Days of Remembrance of Victims of the Holocaust, 2019

Proclamation on Days of Remembrance of Victims of the Holocaust, 2019 Issued on: April 26, 2019 On Yom HaShoah, Holocaust Remembrance Day, and during this week of solemn remembrance, we honor the six million Jewish men, women, and children who were brutally murdered by the Nazi regime.  We also remember the Roma and Sinti, persons ...
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Remarks by Ambassador Gingrich at the Symposium “From Awe to Wisdom: Ethics in the Age of Artificial Intelligence”

Remarks by Ambassador Callista L. Gingrich at the Symposium “From Awe to Wisdom: Ethics in the Age of Artificial Intelligence” U.S. Embassy to the Holy See Rome, Italy March 20, 2019 As Delivered: Good morning and welcome to the United States Embassy to the Holy See! This is the first time our embassy has hosted ...
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President Trump’s Letter to His Holiness Pope Francis on the Sixth Anniversary of his Election

Your Holiness: On behalf of the people of the United States of America, I am honored to extend to you my congratulations on the sixth anniversary of your election. This year marks the 35th anniversary of diplomatic relations between our two governments. I am proud of our close cooperation with the Holy See on a ...
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Presidential Proclamation for Religious Freedom Day 2019

RELIGIOUS FREEDOM DAY, 2019 – – – – – – – BY THE PRESIDENT OF THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA A PROCLAMATION On Religious Freedom Day, we celebrate our Nation’s long‑standing commitment to freedom of conscience and the freedom to profess one’s own faith.  The right to religious freedom is innate to the dignity of ...
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Presidential Proclamation on Thanksgiving Day, 2018

Presidential Proclamation on Thanksgiving Day, 2018 Issued on: November 20, 2018 On Thanksgiving Day, we recall the courageous and inspiring journey of the Pilgrims who, nearly four centuries ago, ventured across the vast ocean to flee religious persecution and establish a home in the New World. They faced illness, harsh conditions, and uncertainty, as they trusted ...
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