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Trump: Most people don't know President Lincoln was a Republican

Mar 22, 2017 - Washington Post Blogs

Did you know President Abraham Lincoln was a Republican? President Trump apparently thinks most people don't.

"Great president," Trump said Tuesday night at a fundraising dinner for House Republicans. "Most people don't even know he was a Republican. Right? Does anyone know? A lot of people don't know that. We have to build that up a little more."

Trump then suggested using a political action committee to run advertisements letting people know that Lincoln was a me...