Progressives, Trump Critics Plan Additional Responses to State of the Union

01 February, 2018, 00:48 | Author: Chad Mckenzie
  • Dollar index holds steady as markets await Trump's speech and Fed

"He's not", Rush said in a statement on Monday. "We need to do it in a bipartisan way".

Just a week after the government shutdown ended after Democrats agreed to pass a funding Bill in exchange for a deal on Daca, the Obama-era law that protects young people who came to the United States as children, Democrats will be closely watching Tuesday's speech for signs on the president's thinking on immigration.

"If we are guided by the well-being of American citizens, then I believe Republicans and Democrats can work together to achieve an outcome that has eluded our country for decades", he said at one point about his plans for immigration.

Hard to say exactly, but in broad strokes, here's some of what you can expect.

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Kathleen Hall Jamieson, the director of the Annenberg Public Policy Center at the University of Pennsylvania, said that because the State of the Union is a constitutionally mandated address to Congress, the level of expectation is greater.

Trump's tumultuous first year in office was marked by controversy, leading several Democratic lawmakers to announce that they plan to boycott the speech altogether. Drew Ferguson (R-GA), as he said back home in his district, the tax cut plan is already helping spur new investment and job creation.

Trump's administration has long promised an infrastructure proposal, but the rollout has perennially been delayed. Through Friday, the Dow has closed at a record 82 times since Donald Trump became president.

Americans are voicing concerns about Mr Trump's fitness for office.

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Trump's remarks will also address two topics he frequently discusses: fair and reciprocal trade, and ensuring America's safety by "returning to clarity about our friends and adversaries", the official said.

"Which is why your name deserves to be displayed during Tuesday night's speech", a message on Trump's campaign website reads. Since then, though, the tone of Trump's speeches has waned, with a year full of squabbles and backbiting.

White House Press Secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders said Monday the 9 p.m. speech will be "must-watch TV" and focus on "building a safe, strong, and proud America". Cindy Garcia, whose husband Jorge was deported in January after 30 years in the country and who had no criminal history, will attend as a guest of Rep.

"I can not in good consciousness attend the #SOTU address after the president went so low in his remarks about Haiti & African nations".

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