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California governor pulls plug on L.A.-S.F. high-speed train

By KATHLEEN RONAYNE SACRAMENTO, Calif. — California Gov. Gavin Newsom announced Tuesday he’s abandoning a plan to build a high-speed rail line between Los Angeles and San Francisco, a project with an estimated cost that has ballooned to $77 billion. “Let’s be real,” Newsom said in his first State of the State address. “The current project, as planned, would cost too much and respectfully take too long. There’s been too little oversight and not enough transparency.” The idea championed by Newsom’...
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Pentagon Sends Troops to Texas Border as Trump Again Raises Fears About Caravans

The Defense Department said Wednesday it sent about 250 troops to the southern border in Texas ahead of the arrival of a migrant caravan currently in Mexico. The deployment comes a day after President Donald Trump raised fears over “large, organized caravans” currently “on the march to the United States” in his annual State of…
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Snap Filter 2019 State of The Union

Oh. My. God. Genius. It's original stuff, made & shared by IMGURian Iputbootsonsnakes. State of the union *snap filters*
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I'm an Abortion Provider and It's Time To Tell the Truth About Abortion in Later Pregnancy

New York passed the Reproductive Health Act (RHA) in January, legislation that will safeguard reproductive health access in the event that the Supreme Court were to overturn Roe v. Wade. As a physician who provides abortions in New York state, I was thrilled to learn that access to reproductive health will be…Read more...
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Nancy Pelosi’s “f*ck you” clap to Donald Trump has been immortalized in memes for posterity

Donald Trump blabbered on for an hour and 22 minutes during last night's State of the Union address, and Nancy Pelosi wasn't impressed.
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“Made in the holy image of God”—The One Specific Moment in Last Night’s State of the Union that Highlights Our Culture’s Vast Worldview Divide

After a week-long delay due to the partial government shutdown, the 2019 State of the Union Address showed up in a big way. When the time arrived for President Donald Trump’s speech, it came with all the requisite drama that surrounds The State of the Union and then some. Indeed, the deep worldview divides represented by the current political climate overshadowed the usual political pageantry associated with this speech. It was an epic drama of democracy. Long before he became President of the U...
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President Trump Couldn’t Decide Which State of the Union He Wanted to Give. So He Gave Both

In the very moment he started to speak, President Donald Trump split his State of the Union address in two. Before giving the annual address to Congress, the president is traditionally introduced by the Speaker, whose chamber he’s visiting. It’s a nicety, a nod to the separation of powers being ceremonially set aside for the…
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Trump's challengers sat as close to him as possible at State of the Union

This is what giving the State of the Union looked like for President Donald Trump.
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President Trump’s Ad Lib on Immigration Was at Odds With His Policies

President Donald Trump loves to throw in little ad libs in his speeches, often throwing out superlatives. He once claimed he’d be “the greatest jobs producer that God ever created” and often calls his 2016 election “one of the greatest of all time.” But when he did that Tuesday night at the State of the…
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Trump’s State of the Union: Five Standout Moments

WASHINGTON — President Trump tried for the patriotic and feel-good rhetoric of Ronald Reagan in his State of the Union address by focusing on nostalgia for America’s high points of history and a sunny vision for the future. “I am asking you to choose greatness. No matter the trials we have, no matter the challenges […]
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Trump’s State of the Union: A Call for Common Purpose, When Division Is the Direction

WASHINGTON — President Trump tried for the patriotic and feel-good rhetoric of Ronald Reagan in his State of the Union address by focusing on nostalgia for America’s high points of history and a sunny vision for the future. “I am asking you to choose greatness. No matter the trials we have, no matter the challenges […]
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Congress Sang ‘Happy Birthday’ to a Holocaust Survivor at the State of the Union

Judah Samet also survived the Pittsburgh shooting last fall
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President Trump Used the State of the Union to Call for an End to Investigations. So Did Nixon

"If there is going to be peace and legislation, there cannot be war and investigation"
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Trump’s State of the Union Was a Contradictory Journey to the Past (Column)

President Donald Trump declared, early in his stemwinding and contradictory address to Congress and the American people Tuesday night, that the state of the union was strong. The speech he went on to give seemed to paint the exact opposite picture — calling to mind a nation hobbled by hostile gang members and overrun with […]
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Meme Makers Applauded Pelosi’s Clapping Moment at the State of the Union

After he applauded at his own State of the Union address in 2018, Donald Trump went viral. This year, it was his archrival, Speaker Nancy Pelosi, who got all the applause online. For Americans watching along at home, the moment was so brief you might miss it. But a a New York Times photographer Doug…
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Memers Applauded Pelosi’s Clapping Moment at the State of the Union

After he applauded at his own State of the Union address in 2018, Donald Trump went viral. This year, it was his archrival, Speaker Nancy Pelosi, who got all the applause online. For Americans watching along at home, the moment was so brief you might miss it. But a a New York Times photographer Doug…
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Tiffany Trump wears white, the color chosen by Democrats as a political statement, at State of the Union

Tiffany Trump, daughter of President Donald Trump, was spotted wearing a white outfit at the State of the Union — the same color some female Democrats donned as a political statement.            [Author: USA TODAY]
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Kirsten Gillibrand Sighed at the State of the Union. Then She Fundraised Off It

Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand was caught sighing and rolling her eyes on camera during President Donald Trump’s State of the Union address. Now she’s trying to fundraise off the moment for her presidential campaign. Her personal Twitter account posted a gif of the moment, paired with a message that reads: “Agree? Chip in $5 so we…
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We're Not Dead Yet: Splinter's State of the Union 2019 Live Blog

We hoped this day would never come.Read more...
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Donald Trump Did Not Wait for Nancy Pelosi to Introduce Him During the State of the Union

The President broke from tradition with his quick start
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President Trump Delivers State of the Union

WASHINGTON — White House officials are calling President Donald Trump’s State of the Union address “Choosing Greatness,” and say he will accentuate themes of unity. But the must-see moments are certain to revolve around how Trump interacts with House Speaker Nancy Pelosi and vice versa in the President’s first speech to a joint session of […]
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President Trump Delivers State of the Union — Live Updates

WASHINGTON — White House officials are calling President Donald Trump’s State of the Union address “Choosing Greatness,” and say he will accentuate themes of unity. But the must-see moments are certain to revolve around how Trump interacts with House Speaker Nancy Pelosi and vice versa in the President’s first speech to a joint session of […]
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Watch Trump’s State of the Union Address Online

President Donald Trump will hold second State of the Union speech on Tuesday. The speech, which was delayed following the government shutdown, is getting broad coverage across all major TV networks, and there will also once again be numerous opportunities to stream it online. Here’s where and how to tune in for those live streams: […]
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Watch the 2019 State of the Union address here (or not)

It’s that time again — time to hear what kind of state our precious union is in. For those of you inclined to watch the temporarily delayed speech by the President, you can of course watch it in a bar and invent your own drinking game, but you can also stay home and watch it on YouTube or C-SPAN. The drinks are cheaper — and stronger. Of course C-SPAN will have it raw, and the White House stream will probably also be a plain one. But if you want a bit of partisan spice and occasional pull quotes...
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Amid Trump’s transgender military ban, Dems bringing trans troops to State of the Union

Luckily, some people in Congress know actual patriots when they see them.
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José Andrés: Who is the philanthropic chef attending State of the Union as Nancy Pelosi's guest?

Nancy Pelosi has invited a multitude of guests to Tuesday’s State of the Union - including chef José Andrés. “No… but I am going,” Andrés wrote. A spokesperson for the House speaker’s office confirmed to The Hill Andrés was invited as a guest.
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The Migrants Who Were on TIME’s Cover Will Attend the State of the Union

Lawmakers have long used their plus-one invitations to the annual State of the Union address to send political messages to the President, and this year is no different. Democratic Sens. Kamala Harris and Elizabeth Warren invited federal workers who saw their paychecks delayed as a result of the longest shutdown in government history. Sen. Kirsten…
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What to Watch for in Trump’s State of the Union

WASHINGTON — Kellyanne Conway, counselor to President Donald Trump, told reporters that he will call for cooperation and comity in Tuesday’s State of the Union address, his first delivered to a divided government. Trump’s 2020 presidential campaign, however, warned its supporters in an email blast Monday that “Nancy & Chuck don’t want me to speak, […]
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Stacey Abrams Is Delivering the State of the Union Rebuttal. Here’s the History Behind the Speech

The rebuttal serves multiple functions for the opposition party
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Delaware boy bullied for Trump name will be guest at State of the Union

A Delaware boy named Trump will be a guest of the president and first lady named Trump during the State of the Union address on Tuesday.            [Author: Delaware News Journal]
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