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trump visits, china’s feng leads – the denver post

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trump visits, china’s feng leads – the denver post

bedminster, n.j.  — shanshan feng increased her lead in the u.s. women’s open and lost the spotlight.it happens when the president of the united states shows up.returning from a short trip to france, president donald trump pulled into his trump national golf club on friday in middle of the second round of the biggest tournament in women’s golf. a few hours later, he watched from an enclosed glass box next to the 14th green and stole the show.while trump waved at the fans, gave them the thumbs-up and pumped his fist, three of the top players — lexi thompson, brooke henderson and stacy lewis — were putting on the green.as they worked, the more than 100 or so fans looked at the president.thompson noticed where the attention had gone.“not toward the golf,” she said matter of factly.henderson, a canadian, didn’t seem to mind.“it’s really amazing that the president of the united states is here to watch us play golf and on a tremendous golf course,” said henderson, who was tied for 10th place. “i’m really excited and it was a great opportunity.”the usga, which awarded this event to trump in 2012, took a lot of criticism for failing to move the tournament when comments made by trump about women came to light in the past year.it also was suggested that if the president attended the event it would take the spotlight from the players.it did friday when he became the first sitting president to attend a u.s. women’s open. warren g. harding (1921) and bill cl...