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Trump takes jabs at Obama on Twitter

Trump takes jabs at Obama on Twitter

"President Obama and I know that the incoming administration has signaled that they may take a different path", he added "But we can not in good conscience do nothing, and say nothing, when we see the hope of peace slipping away".

Obama also has made veiled criticisms of Trump in various public remarks, indirectly attacking the president-elect multiple times during his end-of-year news conference and in his remarks Tuesday at Pearl Harbor, where he warned that "even when hatred burns hottest, even when the tug of tribalism is at its most primal, we must resist the urge to turn inward". Son also controls OneWeb, which Trump said would hire 3,000 workers. "Stay strong Israel, January 20th is fast approaching!" he tweeted.

But by afternoon, Trump sounded all mellow when reporters at Mar-a-Lago asked how the transfer of power was going: "Oh, I think very, very smoothly".

Trump promptly responded to Obama's parting shot with one of his own.

Trump said he was not familiar with remarks earlier on Wednesday by Republican Senator Lindsey Graham, who said Russian Federation and President Vladimir Putin should expect tough sanctions for the cyber attacks.

But Trump and his team have been largely complimentary of the way Obama and his staff have handled the transition. "I think that computers have complicated lives very greatly".

Take The Poll: Would Barack Obama Have Beaten Donald Trump In The 2016 Presidential Election? The White House chimed in that the call "was positive and focused on continuing a smooth and effective transition".

True to form, Trump exaggerated the numbers: Holiday shopping is expected to reach $656 billion, not $1 trillion, and consumer confidence is reaching a 13-year high, not a 15-year high.

The latter assessment fit neatly with how his aides have described the transfer of power-incoming press secretary Sean Spicer has commended the current administration for its efforts-but was a stark departure from Trump's earlier jab at the man he will replace. Trump's existence didn't make that possible.

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Non-city residents can take their trees to the Helena transfer station and drop them off at the sign that says "Pines for Perch". Tree drop off is available from Tuesday through Friday this week., and on January 3 at the Hubbard and Dixie Highway locations.

The attendees included Mayo Clinic chief executive John Noseworthy; the head of Johns Hopkins medical center, Paul Rothman; the head of the Cleveland Clinic, Toby Cosgrove; and Partners Healthcare chief executive David Torchiana.

Trump also is meeting with Marvel Entertainment chairman Ike Perlmutter at his Mar-a-Lago resort in Florida.

"We urge you to support the defense of this critically important rule and the implementation of its carefully constructed strategies to reduce emissions from the nation's largest sources", the attorneys general advised in the letter, according to the Examiner.

Trump's comments come amid growing tensions between the US and Israel following the United Nations vote.

Secretary of State John F. Kerry elaborated on the Obama administration's position during a speech on Wednesday.

Whether that statement qualifies as inflammatory is in the eye of the beholder, but it appeared to annoy Trump.

Trump has repeatedly accused the Obama administration of not being a strong enough ally of Israel.

"It was on an improving trajectory before Trump got elected", Bernstein said.


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