• Thanksgiving 2017: Trump, other notable figures mark the holiday

    By: Joy Johnston, Cox Media Group National Content Desk

    Updated:

    President Donald Trump and other notable figures delivered messages of hope and gratitude for Thanksgiving.

    Trump posted a video message to the nation on Twitter, and also delivered a personal holiday message live via teleconference to members of the military. Trump then visited the Coast Guard in Florida.

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    Trump is spending his first Thanksgiving as president with family at his Mar-a-Lago resort in Florida.

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