The U.S. government partially suspended for 23 days to enter the 33rd day. On the same day, President Trump and Speaker of the House of Representatives of the United States, Democrat Pelosi again confronted the issue of the State of the Union address.
Pelosi wrote to Trump on the 16th to reject Trumps annual State of the Union address in Congress on the grounds that the governments suspension affected security.
On the 23rd, Trump wrote back to Pelosi, saying that the Special Service responsible for the Presidents security had confirmed to him that it could guarantee the safety of him and other key cabinet members during the State of the Union address. Later in the day, however, Pelosi again rejected the letter. Pelosi said that in view of the current situation, the House of Representatives will not allow the President to address Congress on January 29. The two sides need to reopen the government before discussing when to deliver the State of the Union address.
The Speaker of the U.S. House of Representatives proposes to postpone Trumps State of the Union Address: For Security
WASHINGTON, Jan. 16 (Xinhua News Agency) - Speaker of the U.S. House of Representatives and Democrat Pelosi said on Jan. 16 that she wrote to President Trump the same day, proposing to postpone Trumps State of the Union address scheduled for the end of this month.
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BEIJING, Jan. 23 (Xinhua) Comprehensive report, President Trumps original State of the Union address on Jan. 29 is approaching, but after House Speaker Pelosi suggested that Trump be postponed until the government reopens, the White House has not yet made a final statement. According to people familiar with the situation, the White House is still preparing as planned, but the details are still pending.