BALTIMORE (WJZ) — Under Armour CEO Kevin Plank was among the business leaders who met with President Donald Trump in the Roosevelt Room at the White House on his first full weekday in office.
Elon Musk of SpaceX, Mark Sutton of International Paper, Michael Dell of Dell Technologies, Marillyn Hewson of Lockheed Martin, Andrew Liveris of Dow Chemical and others also met with Trump.READ MORE: Maryland Weather: Warm Temperatures May Help Create A Severe Storm
“Busy week planned with a heavy focus on jobs and national security,” Trump tweeted around 6:30 a.m. “Top executives coming in at 9:00 A.M. to talk manufacturing in America.”READ MORE: Early Voting Wins Preakness Stakes Amid Record Temperatures
At the meeting, he repeated a campaign promise to cut regulations “by 75 percent, maybe more,” CBS News reports. He also declared that he wants to reduce taxes for the middle class and businesses by between 15 and 20 percent.MORE NEWS: Ravens' Football Clinic Helps Children Improve Sports Skills