Trump uses State of the Union address to emphasize immigration agenda

Daniel Fowler
February 6, 2019

Additionally, CNN was the first to report that federal prosecutors in NY had requested interviews in recent weeks with executives of the Trump Organization.

Trump's State of the Union address broke tradition by starting without the formal introduction typically offered by the Speaker of the House.

A new study by the Yale Program on Climate Change Communication, however, found that the president's rhetoric has been less effective in changing the way Republicans and Democrats view climate change. Trump's decision not to mention it again Tuesday suggested the president is resigned to the fact that Democrats are unlikely to accede to his demands for $5.7 billion in wall funding. Trump's approval rating sank steadily during the shutdown, as opinion polls showed more Americans blamed him than Democrats for the impasse that resulted in 800,000 federal workers being furloughed or forced to work without pay.

"Tonight, we renew our resolve that America will never be a socialist country", he concluded, to widespread applause. Abrams often said her student loans and other debts amassed caring for family members left her more empathetic than most politicians to what the majority of USA households experience in day-to-day life. During Trump's first two years in office, both the House of Representatives and the Senate were under Republican control.

"To build on our incredible economic success, one priority is paramount: Reversing decades of calamitous trade policies", he will say.

On foreign policy, Trump announced that he will meet with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un later this month in Vietnam to, in his words, "continue our historic push for peace on the Korean Peninsula".

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"In the past, most of the people in this room voted for a wall". -North Korean talks. Since agreeing previous year to work toward the denuclearization of the Korean peninsula, the two sides have not been able to agree on what that means or how it will be carried out. Trump said his administration also "has acted decisively to confront the world's leading state sponsor of terror: the radical regime in Iran".

Aides have reportedly prepared plans and draft language for such an emergency, but Republican leaders, including Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.), have warned the president that such a measure could backfire by splitting the GOP between border hawks who support it and others who fear it would set a bad precedent as an executive branch power grab.

"As a candidate for president, I pledged a new approach".

Trump will speak about the future of the ongoing conflicts overseas in Syria and Afghanistan.

"Great nations do not fight endless wars", he said, adding that the working with allies to "destroy the remnants" of the Islamic State group and that he has "accelerated" efforts to reach a settlement in Afghanistan.

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