United States Constitution and State of the Union Address Discussion

Discussion Forum 1

Article II of the United States Constitution states that the president “shall from time to time give to the Congress Information of the State of the Union, and recommend to their Consideration such measures as he shall judge necessary and expedient.” The 2019 State of the Union Address is scheduled to air at 9p.m. on Tuesday, February 5. Please view as much or as little of the Address as is needed to complete this post.

Complete a post in which you (a) identify at least one (1) topic that President Trump discussed during the 2019 Address. This topic can be broad or narrow. Next, (b) explain what President Trump actually said about the topic, (c) why he may have discussed that topic, and (d) whether you believe it was an effective (or successful) way to discuss it. Part (d) is subjective BUT please do not base your opinion on politics/party affiliation.