His tweets have the power to shape international relations, send stock prices up — or down — and galvanize the American public.
We're watching how Donald Trump is using this platform of unfettered communication now that he’s commander in chief. Here is everything Trump has tweeted since he was sworn in as 45th president of the United States. In many cases, we look at what he was reacting to and whether what he said was accurate. And, as much as possible, we'll relate what else was going on at the time. Check back for more as Trump continues to tweet.
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In the interview, host Bill O’Reilly asked the president about his plan to withhold federal funding to California if it votes to declare itself a sanctuary state.
“I think it’s ridiculous,” Trump said, reiterating his opposition to so-called sanctuary cities.
Less than two weeks before, Trump had signed an executive order expanding the authority to deport thousands and penalizing cities and states that refuse to work with immigration authorities.
“If we have to, we’ll defund," Trump said in the interview. "We give tremendous amounts of money to California. California in many ways is out of control, as you know.”