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Trump sounds triumphant at North Dakota rally

Trump sounds triumphant at North Dakota rally

President Donald Trump made a triumphant appearance at a boisterous rally in North Dakota on Wednesday, touting the Supreme Court's validation of his travel ban and relishing his chance to appoint a new justice to the high court in the wake of Justice Anthony Kennedy's retirement.

"I'm very honored he chose to do it during my term in office because he felt confident in me to make the right choice and carry on his legacy," Trump told the crowd hours after the news of Kennedy's decision to leave the court sent shock waves through Washington.

Trump said he was eying a replacement who would be on the court for 40 to 45 years, a chance to lock in another reliably...

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