He touted his placement of Justice Neil Gorsuch on the Supreme Court and scrapping of the Trans Pacific Partnership trade deal.
President Donald Trump says he's had tougher jobs, but acknowledges the presidency is "always a challenge, like life itself is a challenge".
Instead, Minhaj praised the First Amendment for allowing a "first-generation Indian-American Muslim kid" to make fun of the president on live TV. One of the orders directed the Commerce Department and the US trade representative to conduct a review of existing USA global trade and investment agreements and another created a new White House Office of Trade and Manufacturing to be led by Trump adviser Peter Navarro.
Before the rally, Trump toured the Ames factory in Camp Hill.
In a video message, actor Alec Baldwin, who has raised Trump's ire playing him on NBC's "Saturday Night Live" program also encouraged attendees.
A lot has changed since President Trump moved into the White House.
"Mr President, the media is not "fake news"."
He began his speech with the now familiar attack on the news media, giving them a "big fat failing grade" and telling the crowd that they were "consoling each other in a hotel ballroom in our nation's capital right now". March 24 - Trump's first attempt to repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act, or Obamacare, fails when House Republicans decide not to present a draft bill for voting as a result of lack of support within their own party.
"I could not possibly be more thrilled to be more than 100 miles away from the Washington swamp, spending my evening with all of you and a much, much larger crowd and much better people". "And I'll be so angry at Congressman (Mike) Kelly and Congressman (Tom) Marino and all of our congressmen in this room if we don't get that damn thing passed quickly".
"Together we are seeing that great achievements are possible when we put American people first", President Trump said in his weekly radio and internet address.
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It was Klitschko's first stoppage defeat since Lamon Brewster beat him in 2004 and leaves his record at 64 wins and five defeats. I wish I could have raised my hands, but congrats to him. "I was pretty sure it was going to be my night so I took my time".
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Minhaj, a correspondent on " The Daily Show ", blasted Trump and the media, focusing primarily on the First Amendment. Donald Trump , has made a decision to stay away from an event in which he would be a prime target of biting humor.
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They had little interest in the in-fighting between his senior aides in the White House. "I like to drive", he said. Others lament he is not pulling America from global conflicts as he vowed - or say he should "get off of Twitter".
Trump has said in the past that climate change was a "hoax", tweeting in November 2016 that "the concept of global warming was created by and for the Chinese in order to make United States manufacturing non-competitive". "As for the other guy, I think he's in Pennsylvania because he can't take a joke", said the Indian-American, whose parents are from Aligarh in Uttar Pradesh.
Many made a decision to forgo the event in protest of Trump's treatment of the media before Trump decided he would not attend.
This was one of the 32 executive orders he signed in his first 100 days.
A New York Times editorial titled "100 Days of Noise From Donald Trump" excoriated his ignorance of policy and politics and warned of his danger to American institutions. "So, boy, nobody needs press freedom more than we do", she told The Associated Press in an interview.
Protestors who have condemned what they see as the administration's lack of concern for environmental issues will march from the U.S. Capitol to the White House, where they will hold a rally. Trump has rolled back numerous environmental protection initiatives in his first 100 days.
Before turning his attention to what his administration has done since his inauguration, Trump rendered his verdict media critic in chief.
This, Trump acknowledged, blaming Democrats for standing in the way.
Meanwhile, a sizeable protest group assembled across the street.
Trump listed what he said were some of his key early accomplishments, including the successful confirmation to the United States supreme court of Justice Neil Gorsuch and clearing away many regulations on the environment and business.