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Trump news: Romney attacks former president as children get secret service protection

Tom Batchelor,Joe Sommerlad and Justin Vallejo
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 (AFP via Getty Images)
(AFP via Getty Images)

Senator Romney is calling for reform after Donald Trump gave clemency to 143 people before leaving office.

Donald Trump arrived in Palm Beach, Florida, on Air Force One shortly to resume civilian life at Mar-a-Lago after departing the White House for the final time on Wednesday morning.

"It was a privelege to be your president," he told the small his farewell event at Joint Base Andrews before boarding Air Force One with wife Melania for the last time.

Before his term came to an official end, Trump slipped in a last-minute pardon for the husband of Fox News ally, Judge Jeanine Pirro and extended Secret Service protection for his kids, Ivanka, Don Jr and Eric and their families.

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