Shutdown Smackdown: Pelosi Asks President Trump to Reschedule State of the Union | CBN News

WASHINGTON ā€“ In the latest fallout from the ongoing government shutdown, House Speaker Nancy Pelosi is asking President Donald Trump to either reschedule his State of the Union address or deliver it writing.”On January 3rd, it was my privilege as Speaker to invite you to deliver the State of the Union address on January 29. The Constitution calls for the President ‘from time to time give the Congress Information of the State of the Union,” the California Democrat wrote in a letter to Trump, noting that “since the start of modern budgeting in Fiscal Year 1977, a State of the Union address has never been delivered during a government shutdown.”

Source: Shutdown Smackdown: Pelosi Asks President Trump to Reschedule State of the Union | CBN News

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