About five-thousand people celebrated in Des Moines Thursday night with President-elect Donald Trump.
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Trump touted his 10-point win in Iowa as “a lot more” than was expected.
He spoke for about 45 minutes, promising to pursue a “buy American, hire American” agenda as president, with tax reform and the repeal of ObamaCare as top agenda items.
Trump also got cheers from the crowd when he asked if they liked his cabinet choices so far — including his decision to send Iowa Governor Terry Branstad to China as U.S. Ambassador.
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Trump introduced Branstad to the crowd.
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Branstad offered very brief remarks.
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Vice President-elect Mike Pence introduced Trump, noting last night’s rally on December 8th marked the one-month anniversary of Trump’s victory on November 8th.