Trump Makes Rare Cave on State of the Union Speech

"I would have done it in a different location but I think that would be very disrespectful to the State of the Union," President Trump said.

  • Published 24 January 2019

WASHINGTON (AP) — The counter-puncher caved. President Donald Trump's decision to postpone his State of the Union address under pressure from House Speaker Nancy Pelosi surprised allies, contradicted top aides who had been working on an alternative speech plan and left all of Washington trying to determine whether it signaled new willingness by Trump to make a deal to reopen the government. "Well, it's really her choice," Trump said Thursday, acknowledging Pelosi had the upper… Read at AP News