WATCH: Trumps final address as President

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WASHINGTON (KLKN) — During the final hours of his presidency, Donald Trump addresses his supporters one last time.

Donald and Melania Trump leave the White House for the final time as President and First Lady. 

Before boarding Marine One to depart for his final rally in West Palm, Florida, Trump spoke to the media.

“We did it. A great honor, the honor of a lifetime. The greatest people in the world, the greatest home in the world. I call it a home. We’ve had an amazing four years. We’ve accomplished a lot. We love the American people and again, it has been something very special. And I just want to say goodbye, but hopefully it’s not a long term goodbye. We will see each other again. Thank you all very much.”

Arriving in West Palm, the Trumps were met with a smattering of ‘we love you’s and zealous cheers. Listen to his full speech below.

Donald Trump

“Thank you very much. And we love you, and I can tell you that from the bottom of my heart. This has been an incredible four years, we have accomplished so much together. I want to thank all of my family and my friends and my staff and so many other people for being here. I want to thank you for your effort, your hard work. People have no idea how hard this family worked. They worked, and they worked for you. They could have had a much easier life, but they just — they did a fantastic job.

“I just want to thank all of you, everyone. I want to thank Mark Meadows who’s here, someplace right there. I want to thank Mark.

“But it’s been, it’s been something very special. We’ve accomplished a lot. Our first lady has been a woman of great grace and beauty and dignity. [cheers] And so popular with the people, so popular with the people. In fact, honey, would you like to say a few words? Please.”

Melania Trump

“Being First Lady was my greatest honor. Thank you for your love and your support. You will be in my thoughts and prayers. God bless you all, god bless your families, and god bless this beautiful nation. Thank you.”

Donald Trump

“What else has to be said, right? But what we have done — that’s true, honey. Great job. What we have done has been amazing by any standard. We rebuilt the United States military. We created a new force called space force. That in itself would be a major achievement for a regular administration.

“We were not a regular administration. We took care of the vets, 91% approval rating. They’ve never had that before. The vets have given us the va, the vets have given us an approval rating like has never been before. We took care of our vets and our beautiful vets. They were very badly treated before we came along.

“And as you know, we get them great service and we pick up the bill and they can go out and they can see a doctor if they have to wait long periods of time. We got it so that we can, sadly, get rid of people who don’t treat our vets properly. We had — we didn’t have any of those rights before when I came on. So our vets are happy, our people are happy, our military is thrilled.

“We also got tax cuts, the largest tax cut, and reform in the history of our country by far. I hope they don’t raise your taxes. But if they do, I told you so. And if you look at the regulations, which I consider the regulation cuts to be maybe even more important, that’s why we have such good job members, absolutely incredible. They would have had numbers that never would have been seen, numbers are the best ever, look what happened until February a year ago.

“Our numbers were at a level that nobody had seen before and, even now, we really built it twice. We got hit. Nobody blames us for that, the whole world got hit. And then, we built it again and now, the stock market is actually substantially higher than it was at its higher point, prior to the pandemic. So it’s really — you could say we built it twice.And you’re going to see — [cheers] You’re going to see incredible numbers start coming in if everything is sort of left alone. Be careful, very complex, be careful. But you’re gonna see some incredible things happening. And remember us when you see these things happening if you would. Remember us because I’m looking at — I’m looking at elements of our economy that are set to be a rocketship up. It’s a rocketship up.

“We have the greatest country in the world. We have the greatest economy in the world and, as bad as the pandemic was — we were hit so hard, just like the entire world was hit so hard.

“Places the didn’t get away with it, suffering right now but we did something really considered a medical miracle, the y are calling it a miracle and that was the vaccine, the vaccine developed in nine months instead of nine years or 10 years, a long time, it was supposed to take many years to develop a vaccine, another one coming almost immediately, it was a great achievement. We see great numbers over the next few months, we see those numbers skyrocket downward, we worked hard, left it all as the athletes would say we left it in the field. And we never say, and we were Carter. A T of obstacles, you went to the obstacles and you get 75 million votes in the history of sitting presidents. It is an all-time record by a lot by many millions, really just an honor. One of the things we are proud of is the selection of almost 300 federal judges and three great supreme court justices, a very big number, a record-setting number, we have done a lot and there are still things to do. First thing we have to do is pay our respects and our love to the incredible people and families who suffered so gravely from the China virus. It is a horrible thing, we all know where it came from but it is a horrible horrible thing so be very careful, be very very careful. We want to pay great love, great love to all the people that have suffered including families who have suffered so greatly. With that I just want to say you are amazing people, this is a great great country, my greatest honor, and privilege to have been your president.

“I will always fight for you. I will be watching, I will be listening and I will tell you the future of the country has never been better. I wish the new administration great luck and great success. I think they’ll have great success. They have the foundation to do something really spectacular and in a position like it has never been before despite the worst plague to hit since I guess you would say 1917, over 100 years ago. Despite that, despite that, the things we have done have been just incredible, couldn’t have done it without you. Just a goodbye, we love you, we will be back in some form. And I want to thank our vice president, Mike Pence and Karen, I want to thank Congress, at least certain elements of congress, we really did, so much done that nobody thought would be possible. I thank all the great people of Washington DC. All the great people who work to put this miracle together.”

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