Live Annotation: Trump's First Address To Congress, And The Democratic Response
Tuesday night, President Donald Trump addressed a joint session of Congress for the first time. NPR annotated his remarks, as well as the Democratic response.
After the president has concluded his remarks, former Kentucky Gov. Steve Beshear delivered the Democratic response.
As NPR reports, the president's address "is expected to strike an optimistic tone as he outlines how he plans to begin a 'renewal of the American spirit' with his economic goals and priorities."
On Friday, House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi and Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer announced that former Kentucky Gov. Steve Beshear, who left office in 2015, will deliver the Democratic response to the president's remarks.
President Donald Trump's Remarks
The Democratic Response