Pelosi wrote in a letter: “Sadly, given the security concerns and unless government re-opens this week, I suggest that we work together to determine another suitable date after government has re-opened for this address or for you to consider delivering your State of the Union address in writing to the Congress on January 29th.” … [Read more...] about When is Donald Trump’s State of the Union address and did Nancy Pelosi block it?
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Abrams will be the first black woman to deliver a Democratic response. Democrats chose her in part because she represents the future of the party and the black women who anchor it. … [Read more...] about Trump: Delayed State of the Union Address Will Stress ‘Unity’
In 1933, Franklin D. Roosevelt restored the practice of delivering the address to Congress. In 1944, however, FDR did break precedent by broadcasting the State of the Union on radio from the White House. Back from a wartime summit conference and battling the flu, he had no desire to stand up for more than an hour before lawmakers. … [Read more...] about Trump to Newsmax: “I Will Be Giving the State of the Union Address”
“I am writing to inform you that the House of Representatives will not consider a concurrent resolution authorizing the President’s State of the Union address in the House Chamber until government has opened,” Pelosi wrote to Trump. “Again, I look forward to welcoming you to the House on a mutually agreeable date for this address when government has been opened.” … [Read more...] about Pelosi tells Trump: No State of the Union address in the House until government is opened
Hillary Clinton dressed in white for her acceptance of the Democratic nomination for president in 2016. … [Read more...] about Women Urged To Wear Suffragist White To Trump’s State Of The Union Address