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Trump Visits Corpus Christi During Hurricane Relief Efforts

President Donald Trump is visiting Corpus Christi as recovery efforts from Hurricane Harvey continue.

Trump and the First Lady, Melania Trump, landed in Corpus Christi today during the hurricane relief efforts. Trump's Air Force One landed in Corpus Christi and the president greeted crowds and fire fighters. According to the Texas Tribune, Trump also held up a Texas flag and said "Texas can handle anything," to applause from the crowds.

It is not yet clear what President Trump's schedule will be in Texas. Trump is set to meet with Senators Ted Cruz and John Cornyn and Lt. Governor Dan Patrick during the trip to Texas.

Vice President Mike Pence is also expected to visit Texas later this week.

Photo by Fox News

Photo by Fox News

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