The following are excerpts of U.S.
President Donald Trump's remarks, as prepared for delivery, to a lunch gathering of The Economic Club of New York:
"I never believed for one moment that our magnificent nation was destined for a diminished future. I knew that our destiny was in our own hands“ that we could choose to reject a future of American Decline, and to build a future of American dominance."
"Today, I am proud to stand before you as President to report that we have delivered on our promises.....