Barack Obama has pledged to help his successor, Donald Trump because his success is the success of America.
“We will do everything we can to help you succeed, because if you succeed, then the country (America) succeeds.”
Obama spoke today, Thursday, after a 90-minute transition meeting he held with Trump in the Oval Office.
Obama, described the meeting as an “excellent conversation,” even as Trump said the pair “discussed a lot of different situations — some wonderful and some difficulties.”
He said that he looked forward to receiving Obama’s counsel.
The two men ended the historic White House encounter with a handshake and refused to take questions. [myad]