Transcript for Trump to head to Texas on Tuesday
Back now with the unprecedented crisis unfolding in Texas. President trump returning to the white house, word that he will travel there on Tuesday. This, as he faces new political trouble for making a highly-criticized pardon, even by members of his own party. Here's Mary Bruce. Reporter: President trump today returning from camp David, with a wave. Mr. President, what's your message to the people of Texas? He's been monitoring the storm response via video conference. Harvey is a major test for the president. And from the flood zone today, warm words from the Texas governor. We could not be more appreciative of what the federal government has done, from the president on down. Reporter: On Twitter, the president is touting the great coordination, saying, "We have an all-out effort going, and going well!" But he's is also tweeting about everything from a book by a controversial political ally to the border wall, nafta, and his upcoming visit to Missouri, a state he, quote, "Won by a lot." And he's taking heat for his controversial decision to pardon former Arizona sheriff Joe arpaio and his response to charlottesville. The secretary of state today pressed about the president's values. I don't believe anyone doubts the American people's values of the commitment of the American government or the government's agencies to advancing those values and defending those values. And the president's values? The president speaks for himself. Reporter: Some strong words there from the secretary of state. The president tweeted that he wants to visit Texas as soon as possible without causing a major disruption. And the white house says the president will be there on Tuesday. Tom? Mary Bruce from the white
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