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Trump elicits tears, ovations in speech

A measured, on-script President Trump — in a moment many are calling his most presidential — prompted a massive ovation by singling out a tearful war widow’s sacrifice for the nation and tried to bring together a contentious Congress by asking them to join him in “dreaming big and bold and daring things for our country.”

In his speech’s most emotional moment, Trump honored Carryn Owens, the widow of U.S. Navy Senior Chief William “Ryan” Owens, killed during a January raid

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