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White House adviser Dan Scavino echoed other comments about Trump being “kind” and “decent,” although the speakers have not cited many examples of this behavior.
“President Trump is a kind and decent man,” Scavino said. “I wish you could be at his side with me to see his endless kindness to everyone he meets.”
Congressman Jeff Van Drew, who switched his party affiliation from Democratic to Republican during the impeachment inquiry, addressed the convention.
Van Drew said he had moved away from the Democratic party because its leaders supported radical policies like “open borders”. In reality, Democratic congressional leaders and Democratic nominee Joe Biden do not support open borders.