Even Rep. Dean Phillips of Minnesota joined the rallying call, turning up to the House Chamber in a white jacket with black lapels, and a button reading "ERA yes", (a reference to the Equal Rights Amendment). If a new pact was not agreed, he said the U.S.
"That's great", Trump said.
"If I had not been elected president of the United States, we would right now, in my opinion, be in a major war with North Korea", he said. Brian Kemp, the president called Abrams "unqualified" for statewide office.
The stock market, meanwhile, is down more than 3 percent since Trump's last State of the Union address, due to uncertainty about Trump's trade policy. As New Mexicans know, the president's fear-mongering and out-of-touch characterization of the border does not match the reality on the ground, and the president's simplistic solution - a massive, wasteful wall - is not a realistic or effective approach to keeping our nation secure.
White has continued to serve as symbol for women in politics.
Stationed behind Trump's right shoulder, Pence "was, at some points, at an nearly 45-degree angle leaning away from Pelosi", said Dudley, who watched this year's address on her TV and silently played last year's on her laptop alongside it to get a more accurate comparison of the vice president's body language.
Also, self-described socialist Bernie Sanders was widely embraced by grassroots Democrats as a presidential candidate in 2016, and may have won the party's nomination had it not been rigged in favor of Hillary Clinton with so-called "superdelegates".
Abortion is an issue that excites many conservatives - especially white, self-described evangelicals - and in Tuesday's speech, Trump appealed to that demographic with sharp criticism of new, controversial abortion measures in Virginia and NY.
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In her speech, Abrams made it personal, too. But they leapt to their feet when he noted there are "more women in the workforce than ever before".
According to the "messaging preview", President Donald Trump will cast an "inspiring vision of American greatness" and outline a policy agenda that "both parties can rally behind to achieve this vision".
Trump has also announced plans to withdraw the 2,000 USA troops from Syria, saying Islamic State has largely been defeated there.
"My family understood firsthand that while success is not guaranteed, we live in a nation where opportunity is possible", she said.
The partial government shutdown began on December 21 because of disagreements over money to build a U.S. -Mexico border wall. He again called for bringing American troops home from Syria and Afghanistan.
"If there is going to be peace and legislation, there can not be war and investigation", Trump said.
Can Trump's address win the support he needs?