WASHINGTON – Facing a new Democrat-led House, President Donald Trump will attempt to use the State's speech next week to call for unity and unity. Bipartite cooperation, officials said Friday, even on sensitive issues like border security.

"Together we can break decades of political stalemate," Trump said, according to an excerpt from the White House speech. "We can overcome old divisions, heal old wounds, create new coalitions, find new extraordinary solutions promise of the future of America.

"It's our decision to make."

However, in an email sent to supporters asking for ideas on the speech, the Trump campaign was launched after the main congressional Democrats, Speaker of the House of Representatives Nancy Pelosi, and the Senate Minority Leader. Chuck Schumer, DN.Y.

"Nancy and Chuck do not want me to speak, the mainstream media do not want me to talk, and the Hollywood Elites do not want me," Trump says in the e-mail.

President Donald Trump in the state of the Union last year

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The annual speech to a joint session of Congress comes less than two weeks after a partial government shutdown that lasted a record 35 days, a result of the fierce battle over Trump's proposed funding along the US-Mexico border – a budget battle still in progress. .

The president's speech on the state of the Union, delayed for a week because of the closure, can be divided into five areas, said a senior official of the administration s & # 39; 39, expressing anonymity so as not to preempt Trump:

<p class = "canvas-atom canvas-text Mb (1.0em) Mb (0) – sm Mt (0.8em) – sm" type = "text" content = "• Immigration and border security. Trump is likely to discuss the wall and the congressional committee discussing a new package on border security; he may also mention his threat of declaring a "national emergency" if Congress can not agree to finance the proposed wall. "He will try to present a way forward," said the manager. "Data-reactid =" 23 ">• Immigration and border security. Trump is likely to discuss the wall and the congressional committee discussing a new package on border security; he may also mention his threat of declaring a "national emergency" if Congress can not agree to finance the proposed wall. "He will try to present a way forward," said the manager.

<p class = "canvas-atom canvas-text Mb (1.0em) Mb (0) – sm Mt (0.8em) – sm" type = "text" content = "• Trade. While denouncing the past trade agreements that he said hurt the American worker, said the official, Trump will inform the Congress of the progress of new trade negotiations with China. He also plans to ask legislators to approve a reorganized trade deal with Canada and Mexico. "Data-reactid =" 24 ">• Trade. While denouncing the past trade agreements that he said hurt the American worker, said the official, Trump will inform the Congress of the progress of new trade negotiations with China. It also plans to ask legislators to approve a reorganized trade deal with Canada and Mexico.

<p class = "canvas-atom canvas-text Mb (1.0em) Mb (0) – sm Mt (0.8em) – sm" type = "text" content = "• "Rebuild America". Trump will again ask Congress to pass an infrastructure package. The official said Trump would provide a precise figure for "substantial investments" in infrastructure, but would not provide details. Last year, Trump proposed a set of $ 1.5 trillion infrastructure spending. "Data-reactid =" 25 ">• "Rebuild America". Trump will again ask Congress to pass an infrastructure package. The official said Trump would provide a precise figure for "substantial investments" in infrastructure, but would not provide details. Last year, Trump proposed a $ 1.5 trillion package of infrastructure spending.

<p class = "canvas-atom canvas-text Mb (1.0em) Mb (0) – sm Mt (0.8em) – sm" type = "text" content = "• Health care. The manager still gave no details, but said Trump would propose several solutions to "reduce the cost of prescription drugs and health care in general". "Data-reactid =" 26 ">• Health care. The manager has not yet provided any details, but said Trump would make several proposals to "reduce the cost of prescription drugs and health care in general".

<p class = "canvas-atom canvas-text Mb (1.0em) Mb (0) – sm Mt (0.8em) – sm" type = "text" content = "• Diplomacy and army. Trump will discuss the importance of ending various wars, with Syria and Afghanistan to be discussed. Officials confirmed that Trump would also address the turmoil in Venezuela. "Data-reactid =" 27 ">• Diplomacy and army. Trump will discuss the importance of ending various wars, with Syria and Afghanistan to be discussed. Officials confirmed that Trump would also discuss the turmoil in Venezuela.

Trump himself said that he could use the state of the Union to announce the date and place of his next meeting with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un. Their second summit should have place later this month.

Last year, Trump presented his state of the Union to a Republican-led House and Senate. Since then, the new congressional elections have given the Democrats a majority in the House, forcing Trump to seek bipartite projects – although his speech is also expected to address controversial issues, ranging from the wall to the right of women in the United States. legal abortion.

Trump will look for a "unifying and optimistic tone" in what the official described as a "Standard State of the Union".

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