Gidley told NBC News Trump was trying to get the message across that people should be happy about positive achievements in the country, regardless of their party affiliation.
During last Tuesday's address, the president touted his tax cuts and regulation rollbacks as the reason Americans are finally seeing more wages after "years and years" of stagnation. Others have reminded us that in Stalin's Soviet Union, refraining from applauding was in fact treasonous.
The U.S. Constitution, however, defines treason against the country as "only in levying War against them, or in adhering to their Enemies, giving them Aid and Comfort". "I mean they certainly didn't seem to love our country very much".
White House press secretary Sarah Sanders said Tuesday the President was "clearly joking" when he made the comment.
Flake didn't see it that way, and took to the Senate floor to ask, "Have we arrived at such a place of numb acceptance that we have nothing to say when a president of the United States casually suggests that those who choose not to stand or applaud his speech are guilty of treason?"
"But what isn't a joke is that Democrats refuse to celebrate the accomplishments of past year that has helped all Americans", she said.
Although Trump called for bipartisan unity during the address, many Democrats remained seated and avoided clapping even during points that typically would prompt a response.
"They Resist, Blame, Complain and Obstruct - and do nothing", Trump complained, adding: "We have a great chance to make a deal or, blame the Dems!" Trump said, complaining that Democrats "would rather see Trump do badly, OK, than our country do well".
Trump said he noticed one lawmaker who was "putting his hands together".
Trump compared the remark to Hillary Clinton calling his supporters "deplorable".
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We can take steps we can take but this is something that, once they decide they are going to do it, it's very hard to pre-empt it. Also, much of Russia's most visible attempts to influence the election were perfectly legal.
The action escalates tensions after the nation's Supreme Court ordered the government to release nine jailed opposition leaders. Former President Gayoom was charged with bribery and attempting to overthrow the government, according to his lawyer.
Currency markets were steady, with the euro down 0.2 per cent at $1.2349 and the dollar 0.2 per cent lower at 109.36 yen. The slump began Friday as investors anxious that higher inflation and interest rates could derail a long-running rally.
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He will also visit a memorial dedicated to the 46 South Korean sailors killed in a 2010 torpedo attack attributed to the North. The United States believes North Korea, which has sent a team to the Games, is using the event for crude propaganda.
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She does, though, believe that all it takes to be healthy is positive thinking, rather than, say, a flu shot. Kenneth Copeland Ministries operates out of their church compound in Newark, near Eagle Mountain Lake.
After an official welcoming ceremony, Erdogan met with Vatican State Secretary Cardinal Pietro Parolin in a closed-door session. Erdoğan gave the pontiff an illustration of a panorama of Istanbul, and volumes of the poetry of Rumi, a Persian mystic.
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Congress-free India is not Modi's idea, it is Gandhi's idea. "It is time that people of the country know that NPA was your curse". He bellowed "Congress misused Article 356 over 90 times to uproot states' democratically-elected governments".
Kim Kardashian West shared a post on her app on Monday that let the world know how she feels about her baby sister's new baby. When Jenner announced her pregnancy, she apologized to fans for not addressing the rumors surrounding her baby bump.
Ahead of the big game against Pakistan, however, Dravid was stressed more about one thing more than the opposition. I played a lot of school cricket and scored heavily and then went on to play in the Ranji Trophy as well.
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