President Donald Trump became the first sitting US president to address the March for Life today in Washington DC.>/h3>
After his speech the president greeted visitors at the White House who came to listen to his historic address on Friday.
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The March for Life is an annual rally protesting both the practice and legality of abortion, held in Washington, D.C. on or around the anniversary of Roe v. Wade, a landmark decision which was issued in 1974 by the United States Supreme Court decriminalizing abortion.
“The March for Life is a movement born out of love,” President Trump says. “You love every child born and unborn because you believe that every life is sacred, that every child is a precious gift from God.” https://t.co/8ANEdK5fMS pic.twitter.com/rNlMVQSEBf
— CBS News (@CBSNews) January 19, 2018
“The young people here are so inspiring because this a #prolife movement that is on the rise – because truth and science are on our side!” – @SpeakerRyan #whywemarch #MarchForLife pic.twitter.com/gZXBqyxUhx
— March for Life (@March_for_Life) January 19, 2018