WASHINGTON (Gray DC) -- President Donald Trump and the First Lady shared the spotlight with members of the military and first responders at the salute to our armed services ball.
The party was all about honoring our nation’s heroes.
“You are amazing people. I like you for a lot of reasons. Also I like the fact that you all voted for me,” said President Donald Trump.
Trump spoke to U.S. troops in Afghanistan via satellite during the ball.
“It’s out of this world. I don’t know how to explain it to you. It’s really cool,” said William Tobin, Delaware Firefighters Association.
Trump and his family gathered on stage to dance and thank service members, saying their courage is incredible and appreciated.
“This is absolutely amazing. This is a once in a lifetime event. It’s great,” said Laura Gilbert, Lt. US Coast Guard.