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Full text of Trump's State of the Union address

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President Trump's State of the Union address as delivered, provided by the White House:

THE PRESIDENT:  Mr. Speaker, Mr. Vice President, Members of Congress, the First Lady of the United States, and my fellow Americans:

     Less than one year has passed since I first stood at this podium, in this majestic chamber, to speak on behalf of the American people and to address their concerns, their hopes, and their dreams.  That night, our new administration had already taken very swift action.  A new tide of optimism was already sweeping across our land.