“We will be back in some kind,” Trump stated.
“Ideally it is not a extensive-time period goodbye. We will see each individual other yet again,” Trump reported as he remaining the White Dwelling.
Trump, who is not attending Biden’s inauguration, was greeted at Joint Base Andrews by cannons firing and the military band playing.
“We have completed so a great deal together,” Trump explained to the compact group, as his spouse and children appeared on. “Folks have no strategy how challenging this loved ones labored — and they labored for you. They could’ve had a substantially simpler everyday living.”
Trump invited Melania Trump to the mic, the place she said, “currently being your initial girl was my finest honor. Thank you for your appreciate and your help.”
The president took a look back at his term, telling the audience, “What we have finished has been wonderful by any standard.”
“We have still left it all on the discipline,” he claimed.
He touted his appointment of a few Supreme Court justices, generation of the House Force, a powerful financial state prior to the pandemic and improvement of COVID-19 vaccines.
Trump referred to the pandemic as if it was in the earlier, declaring, “As undesirable as the pandemic was … we did something that is really deemed a medical wonder. They’re contacting it a wonder, and that was the vaccine. We obtained the vaccine developed in nine months.”
The president explained, “I will normally struggle for you. I will be watching, I will be listening and I will tell you the potential of the country has under no circumstances been improved.”
Trump did not title Biden or Vice President-elect Kamala Harris but stated he wishes the “new administration fantastic luck and great good results.”
Trump said of the new administration, “They have the basis to do one thing definitely magnificent. And again, we place it in a situation like it has hardly ever been in advance of.”
At the summary of his speech, Trump briefly thanked Vice President Mike Pence and 2nd lady Karen Pence.
Trump also thanked Congress, including, “At least sure features in Congress.”
He finished by declaring, “We will be back again in some variety.”
“Have a very good everyday living — we will see you quickly,” Trump reported.