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Trump pulls out props for latest 'theme week'

Trump pulls out props for latest 'theme week'

President Donald Trump is pulling out all the stops — and props — to try to shift the subject to more positive messages.

As part of a weeklong focus on American-made goods, Trump has posed in a firetruck, donned a white Stetson and chatted about domestically-produced pillows. But the painstakingly arranged "Made in America" events were largely drowned out by the tumult surrounding health care legislation in the Senate.

It's not the first time Trump's team has adopted a weekly theme in hopes of managing its message and shifting attention away from the ongoing Russia investigation and the struggles to repeal the Obama health care law.

But while this week has...