state of the union

A Call to Action

President Trump took an upbeat and optimistic tone in his first State of the Union address.

Touting a year’s worth of accomplishments, President Trump’s tone was an optimistic one in his first State of the Union address. The focus was clearly on bipartisanship, the President extending an open hand to both parties to fix the country’s broken immigration system. The debate over immigration played a large part in the most recent government shutdown. President Trump also…

Setting the Stage

President Trump will give his first State of the Union address tonight.

The State of the Union address is one of the most conventional functions of the modern White House- the President outlining his goals for the coming year. And while President Trump has addressed Congress before, this is his first full-on State of the Union address. The White House says the President spent part of the day yesterday rehearsing. He’s expected…