Donald Trump's Acceptance Speech, Annotated

The real-estate developer and TV personality's first speech as the Republican Party's nominee for president of the U.S.

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Donald Trump delivered a 75-minute acceptance speech for the Republican presidential nomination in Cleveland on Thursday night. Bloomberg Politics writers and editors have annotated his prepared remarks below, fact-checking his statements on immigration, crime, terrorism, the economy, and more.