Chief Justice Roberts, President Carter, President Clinton, President Bush, fellow Americans and people of the world- thank you.
January 20th 2017
Dear Donald J. Trump,
By the grace of God, President of the United States of America.
My fellow Americans,
It's a long-standing tradition for the sitting president of the United States to leave a parting letter in the Oval Office for the American elected to take his or her place. It's a letter meant to share what we know, what we've learned, and what small wisdom may help our successor bear the great responsibility that comes with the highest office in our land, and the leadership of the free world.
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