In his first speech to a joint session of Congress, President Trump on Tuesday challenged divided lawmakers and a polarized nation to look past his turbulent early days in office and rally behind the “America First” vision of his history-making campaign. “A new national pride is sweeping across our nation,” Trump declared to a packed House of Representatives at the outset of the hourlong address. The entrepreneur stayed true to many of the core messages of his insurgent and profoundly nationalist candidacy — blaming immigration and global trade for a range of ills, expressing resentment at the burdens of America’s post-World War II global leadership, pushing for dismantling Obamacare — while dropping some of his most inflammatory rhetoric.
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Remarks as prepared for delivery TO THE CONGRESS OF THE UNITED STATES: Mr. Speaker, Mr. Vice President, Members of Congress, the First Lady of the United S President Donald Trump is set to give an address to a joint session of Congress on Tuesday -- but it technically won't be his first State of the Union address. President Trump salutes the heroism America's first responders, calls upon lawmakers deliver for the American people and uts the strength the U.S. economy. Tags: part, president, trumps, 2018, Trump's State of the Union Some Democrat lawmakers will be skipping Trump's State the Union entirely, while others plan bring Dreamers with them. A political fact-checking website crashed during President Donald Trump's State the Union . Politifact's "truth-o-meter" fact checker went down on Tuesday evening due for around five minutes at the halfway point the president’s