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Trump decries domestic abuse, doesn't mention Porter accusers

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President Trump spoke out against domestic violence a week after White House aide Rob Porter resigned over abuse allegations.
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Trump at last denounces abuse; Kelly's future in doubt

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WASHINGTON - President Donald Trump at last broke his silence Wednesday to explicitly denounce domestic violence in the wake of allegations that a top White House aide had abused two former wives. Chief of staff John Kelly, under fire for mishandling the matter, stayed largely out of sight, his future in doubt and the White House in tumult.
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Trump breaks week-long silence on domestic violence with perfunctory statement

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President Trump broke his silence on issues of domestic violence during a meeting with local elected officials, entrepreneurs, and investors at the White House on Wednesday. The remarks were in response to an ongoing controversy over recently departed Staff Secretary Rob Porter, who has been accused by two ex-wives of verbal, emotional, and physical abuse.
“I am totally opposed to domestic violence, and everybody here knows that,” he told reporters. “I am totally opposed to domestic violence of any kind. Everyone knows that. It almost wouldn't even have to be said. So, now you hear it, but...
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After praising Rob Porter, Trump finally says he is ‘totally opposed to domestic violence'

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WASHINGTON - President Donald Trump broke his silence Wednesday after defending a former aide who was accused of domestic abuse by two ex-wives.
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Trump finally breaks silence week after top aide resigns amid abuse allegations: 'I am totally opposed to domestic violence'

Trump finally breaks silence week after top aide resigns amid abuse allegations: 'I am totally opposed to domestic violence'

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President Donald Trump said he is "totally opposed" to domestic violence on Wednesday, adding that it "almost wouldn't even have to be said."
His remarks came a week after White House staff secretary Rob Porter resigned amid allegations that he abused his two ex-wives.
Trump faced widespread criticism for praising Porter and saying nothing about the women during his remarks on the matter last week.
President Donald Trump on Wednesday said he is "totally opposed" to domestic violence after facing widespread criticism for praising his former top aide, Rob Porter, following Porter's...
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