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North Korea was clearly on president trump’s mind as we spoke overnight in Alabama. He was there to campaign on behalf of incumbent senator Luther strange who is facing a tough challenge from a fellow Republican. The election is days away. The president is back in new Jersey and that’s where we find ABC’s Stephanie Ramos. Reporter: Last night president trump on stage in Alabama hyping up his accomplishments, jumping from topic to topic, including health care and North Korea’s leader. The president confident that Kim Jong-un was watching. And then this morning president trump is up and at ’em, tweeting about health care, posting, John McCain never had any intention of voting for this bill which his governor loves. He campaigned on repeal and replace. Let Arizona down. Overnight the president taking the stage in Huntsville, Alabama. I love this state and I love the people of this state. Reporter: Rallying for embattled senate candidate Luther strange. Trump going after everything from North Korea, even the NFL, to health care. The president still vowing to get rid of Obamacare. We’re going to win. It’s going to be gone. Reporter: This morning the GOP health care bill is one vote away from failing, with senator John McCain shooting it down again, saying in a statement Friday, he cannot in good conscience vote for the latest Republican plan. He says a bill of this impact requires a bipartisan approach. It was just a couple of months ago when McCain walked on the senate floor and gave a thumbs down during a vote to repeal Obamacare. The president telling the Alabama crowd he was shocked. Totally unexpected thing, terrible. Reporter: And trump again using a nickname to call out North Korea’s leader, Kim Jong-un. Ramping up insults toward the dictator. Rocket man should have been handled a long time ago. Reporter: North Korea’s leader Kim Jong-un says trump is mentally deranged, sienile and old. During that hour and a half speech president trump even urged the NFL to fire players who protest racial and social injustices during the playing of the national anthem, even suggesting that punishments for hard hits are ruining the game. Then there’s Russia, the president continuing to claim that the Russian tie to him is a hoax despite the deepening investigation that is narrowed in on trump’s closest connections. Dan, Paula. Newsy speech overnight and a newsy morning as he continues to…

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