President promises his ‘Salute to America’ event will be a “Patriotic Party like no other”


(CBS) – Washington, D.C. is ready to celebrate July 4th, with many questions over President Trump’s role in the usually non-political event.

The President’s “Salute to America”, will feature troops, tanks, and military flyovers along with Patriotic music and fireworks.

*There is a rain delay in place at this time.*

WATCH: President Trump “Salute to America” taking place in Washington, D.C.

The White House will not discuss how much it will cost, leading some Democrats to ask the government accountability to investigate.

Some There’s also no word on how many VIP tickets are being given to donors and political allies, for Mr. Trump’s speech at the Lincoln Memorial.

Many Democrats claim the administration is turning the celebration into a campaign rally. The White House says tonight’s events will not be political.

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