5 Takeaways from Trump’s State of the Union Speech

President Trump made no reference to his threat to circumvent Congress by declaring a national emergency if lawmakers refuse to give him the billions of dollars he’s demanding for a border wall.

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WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump delivered his second State of the Union speech Tuesday night, calling on Democrats and Republicans to work together and making only brief reference to the rancor that has dominated his presidency. Five key takeaways from his remarks: HE’S NOT BUDGING ON THE WALL “I will get it built,” he declared in his Tuesday evening speech. Addressing a joint session of lawmakers, Trump yet again hammered his now-familiar case for…

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