Donald Trump: 'I Fell Asleep' During Barack Obama Speech

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Obama also swiped at the president for his earlier comparing of himself with iconic Republican Abraham Lincoln, and for his statement that he would ask Attorney General Jeff Sessions to investigate the mystery writer of an anonymous New York Times op-ed criticizing his leadership style from within.

"Obama slammed the Republican Party's tax reform bill passed last December, which the former President argued gave "$1.5 trillion in tax cuts to people like me, who I promise don't need it".

"If the Democrats got in with their agenda in November of nearly two years ago, instead of having 4.2 up, I believe honestly we'd have 4.2 down", Trump said.

He said Donald Trump's name for the first time since leaving office.

"I have to say this to President Obama: if the Dems got in with their agenda in November of nearly 2 years ago, instead of having 4.2 up, i believe honestly we'd have 4.2 down", Trump said, referring to the U.S.'s economic growth.

Obama also jabbed Trump on the issue the current president frequently heralds as one of his greatest achievements: the strong economy.

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Tropical Storm Florence has sustained winds of 70 mph Saturday evening as it is located 810 miles southeast of Bermuda. Helene is still a Tropical Storm. "We don't panic, which is why we are amused that water was so depleted a week out".

Said Republican National Committee spokesman Michael Ahrens: "In 2016, voters rejected President Obama's policies and his dismissiveness toward half the country".

"We were ready for Barack Obama".

Obama has been playing an active role in the lead up to November's midterm elections.

The former president implored the young audience to vote in the upcoming election.

Obama says during a speech Friday in IL that the Republican-controlled Congress has championed the unwinding of campaign finance laws, made it harder for minorities to vote and voted multiple times to take health care away from ordinary Americans. "Then something powerful happens", he said.

Responding to Obama's address, Trump said he had fallen asleep listening to it.

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"We are Americans - we're supposed to stand up to bullies, not follow them". But it is widely accepted - and has been reinforced by primary turnout across the country - that Democrats have been revved up since the day after Trump's inauguration.

Obama said, "Just take a glance at recent headlines should tell you this moment really is different, the stakes really are higher. I found he's very good, very good for sleeping", the president said. He also will campaign this month in IL and Pennsylvania and will headline a fundraiser for the National Democratic Redistricting Committee in New York City.

Former President Barack Obama attends a campaign event Saturday in Anaheim, California, for Democratic congressional candidates.

Mr Obama called on people to vote in America's midterm November election, saying "our democracy depends on it". He said immigrants are "much more moderate in their views", he said, leading them to register Democratic.

His campaign activity will continue until October and it will also include fundraising appearances too.

"My father taught me that voting is a sacred responsibility, one that none of us can take for granted", she tweeted last month.

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Locations that have been directly hit by a category 4 hurricane in the past have been uninhabitable for weeks. The hurricane is about 580 miles SSE of Bermuda and 1,240 miles ESE of Cape Fear, North Carolina .

"It is always tempting for politicians, for their own gain, and for people in power, to try to see if they can divide people, scapegoat folks, turn them on each other because when that happens, you get gridlock and government doesn't work and people get cynical and they decide not to participate", he said.

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