Donald TrumpDonald John TrumpHouse Dems demand Barr cancel 'inappropriate' press conference on Mueller report DOJ plans to release 'lightly redacted' version of Mueller report Thursday: WaPo Nadler accuses Barr of 'unprecedented steps' to 'spin' Mueller report MORE on Friday heaped praise on this week’s Republican National Convention in Cleveland as “peaceful” and “love-filled,” one day after officially accepting the GOP presidential nomination.

“This was probably one of the most peaceful, most beautiful, most love-filled conventions in the history of conventions,” Trump said at a Friday morning press conference with running mate Mike PenceMichael (Mike) Richard PenceMelania Trump, Karen Pence say they're ready to serve four more years in White House The Turkish rupture could cause a fissure in NATO Buttigieg responds to Pence: 'My problem is when' VP's 'religious beliefs are used as an excuse to harm' MORE by his side.


Trump bragged that the convention helped achieve party unity, though he made an indirect reference to former primary rival Ted CruzRafael (Ted) Edward CruzO'Rourke sweeps through Virginia looking to energize campaign Disney to donate million to rebuild Notre Dame Celebs start opening their wallets for 2020 Dems MORE, who declined to endorse Trump during his Wednesday night speech.

“The party has just come together,” Trump said, adding that there are “a few people who aren’t there, that’s OK.”

“Somebody got booed out of the place by thousands and thousands of people,” he added.

Trump noted that in the weeks leading up to the convention, people were expecting huge riots, but the protests throughout the week were relatively peaceful and Cleveland police yesterday called the week a “success.”