Floridians mark Trump’s birthday with flotillas, caravans


WEST PALM BEACH, FL (AP) — Trump supporters in Florida were celebrating the president’s birthday Sunday with caravans, flotillas and parades throughout his adopted homestate.

In Palm Beach County, home of President Donald Trump’s Mar-a-Lago resort, separate caravans of trucks, motorcycles and boats were riding along highways and the intercoastal waterway at various times in the morning.

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The organizers were part of the president’s Florida re-election effort.

An anti-Trump caravan also was riding through the county on Sunday to protest racism and call for police reforms.

Pro-Trump flotillas also were planned for Fort Lauderdale, Miami, the Florida Keys, Tampa, Pensacola and Jacksonville.