tv President and Vice President Attend Freedom Inaugural Ball CSPAN January 20, 2017 10:05pm-10:19pm EST
hello, folks. [applause] our first lady. [applause] we just want to thank everybody. this has been an amazing journey for all of us, not just me and not just melania, it's been an amazing, it's been an amazing journey. now the work begins. we have to get it done and we will get it done. there is so much spirit in our country. this is such a great country and we are going to do things. we will not be taking advantage of anymore, okay? we will not. [applause] we are going to have those companies come pouring back in. you've seen what's been happening over the last three
weeks. we have a lot of things that have happened and you are going to read about them and i don't know, let me ask you. should i keep the twitter going or not? keep it going? [applause] you know, the enemies keep saying oh it's terrible but you know it's a way of bypassing dishonest media, right? [applause] but i just want to thank you. we started out, and we weren't given a great chance but we knew we were going to win and you know it to two weeks before we went to number one. not a long time. the first week was composed in terms of the phony polls which composed of two days so we were at number one and we stayed there the entire route during the primaries and then boy did i
work those last four weeks. i worked. [applause] that was some job. we get a good -- we did a good job together not tell you what many do people in this room went to those rallies with us, right? they went to those rallies. [applause] i saw one person on television tonight, incredible family, her and her husband. she said we have gone to 42 trump rallies. 42? but we did, we had a lot of people that went to a lot of the rallies and showed up and you know what we went in and i really felt that last week in particular, i said how can we lose? there has never been a movement like this anywhere in the world. there has never been anything like this.
[applause] so i am so looking forward, i just left actually the oval office. [applause] because, because general mad dog mattis was approved, was approved tonight. the senate approved tim and i went to sign and mike pence is coming out in the second, you saw what happened, right? he swore him then and general kelly the border, we are going to have a border again. he was approved tonight by the senate so we are starting to work and we are going to do a great job. we are not going to let you down remember the theme, make america great again and, make america great again. i will tell you what i have
added since i've gotten to know so many people in this country, greater than ever before. it will happen. [applause] so i want to thank everybody for being with us and for sticking with us and it's been an amazing experience. now the fun begins, okay? now the fun begins. we are going to do a really good job and i will be fighting every single day for you. thank you everybody. thank you and have a great time. thank you. [applause] >> and now the president and first lady of the united states will take their first dance. ladies and gentlemen the first couple, donald and melania trump. [applause] ♪ ♪