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Trump calls Dow 30,000 'sacred' number in short White House appearance

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By Robert Schroeder


President Donald Trump on Tuesday hailed the Dow Jones Industrial Average /zigman2/quotes/210598065/realtime DJIA -0.57% surpassing 30,000, calling it a "sacred number" shortly after the milestone was reached. Trump also said he was "thrilled" with progress towards developing vaccines for COVID-19, but took no questions from reporters at the White House briefing room. Trump has not conceded the election to President-elect Joe Biden, even though the White House has given approval to begin the transition process.

US : Dow Jones Global
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