Remarks on the President’s Executive Order Signed Today

Remarks

Rex W. Tillerson
Secretary of State
Ronald Reagan Building
Washington, DC
March 6, 2017

SECRETARY TILLERSON: Hello. Good morning and thank you for joining us. The executive order signed by the President earlier today, Protecting the Nation from Foreign Terrorist Entry into the United States, is a vital measure for strengthening our national security. It is the President’s solemn duty to protect the American people. And with this order, President Trump is exercising his rightful authority to keep our people safe. FULL TEXT