CBS News White House Correspondent
First face-to-face face-off between Trump an Biden runs 1 hour 35 minutes. Will best be remembered for its harsh exchanges and high-decibel crosstalk. Spouses to the rescue.
Pres Trump and Gen Williams giving more than 500 salutes to members of the Class of 2020, most of the 1,107 grads receiving them two by two.
On South Lawn, WH seeks to make a political point by setting up a crane lifting the weights of regulation from the bed of a "red" truck, while showing the burden of regulations weighing down a "blue" truck.
Pres announces major breakthrough toward normalization of economic relations between Kosovo and Serbia. Calls it a first step to overall diplomatic ties.
"You became brothers & sisters pledging allegiance to the same timeless principles, joined together in a common mission: to protect our country, to defend our people, & to carry on the traditions of freedom, equality & liberty that so many gave their lives to secure."
Pres escorted on stage and salutes as Star Spangled Banner is played.
Atty Gen Barr says human trafficking is "modern day slavery." Says the issue is "a top priority of the whole Administration." Pledges that the @TheJusticeDept "will do all in its power to bring human traffickers to justice."
Pres begins Commencement Address to graduating cadets, “We are here to celebrate your achievements, and great achievements they are.”