What Will President Trump Talk About In His State Of The Union Address?

Published: Tuesday, January 30, 2018 - 3:10pm
Updated: Tuesday, January 30, 2018 - 3:18pm
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President Donald Trump gives his first State of the Union address before Congress on Tuesday night.

The history of those addresses includes a few noteworthy moments in time, but they often feature so-called laundry lists of items that include achievements a president may claim or things he wants to accomplish over the next year.

With another potential government shutdown looming and controversy often accompanying his comments and tweets, President Trump will step to the podium.

Aaron Kall is director of debate at the University of Michigan. He is also editor of the book, "The State of the Union Is."


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