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Eric Trump’s full speech | 2020 RNC Night 2

Clip: Special | 8m 55s | Video has closed captioning.

President Trump’s son Eric Trump spoke on the second night of the Republican National Convention on Aug. 25. He touted the strong economy, saying “Unemployment reached historic lows, especially for Black Americans, Hispanic Americans and Women,” under his father’s tenure. Black unemployment hit a record low prior to the COVID-19 pandemic, but it had already been declining before Trump took office.

Aired: 08/25/20

Rating: NR

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