Analysis: Trump at war with all sides in his news conference

Analysis: Trump at war with all sides in his news conference

Donald Trump on Wednesday (January 11, 2017) displayed his essential political character: He is a man apart, rebelling against both the political party he defeated and the one he ostensibly leads. \n<br><br>\n<i><u>2017 Presidential Transition (Text 2) </u>-- This article is part of a current event series highlighting key moments and issues as President Obama's term concludes and Donald Trump prepares to become the 45th president of the United States. During a press conference, President-elect Donald Trump begins to outline some of his priorities as he enters into office. Use this text to launch a deeper investigation into the role that presidents play in shaping legislation and national goals

Cathleen Decker
Los Angeles Times

Essential Question

How does Trump's language distance or establish himself with the public?

Common Core Standards

RI.1 - Meaning & Evidence, RI.2 - Main Ideas, RI.6 - Author's Purpose

Depth of Knowledge (DOK) Levels

3,2,4

Assignment

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