The complete text of President Donald Trump’s first State of the Union address, delivered before a joint session of Congress in the House of Representatives chamber in the United States Capitol in Washington, D.C., Tuesday, 30 January 2018.
This handout includes the complete text of the address as prepared for delivery. There may be minor differences between this text and the speech as it was actually delivered. Minor typographical changes have been made in this text.
The handout is designed with classroom needs in mind. The text is set in easy-to-read, 11-point type. Lines of text are numbered for easy reference in classroom discussion. A lined section on the right side of the page provides space for the reader to take notes. (These lines use the same spacing as college-ruled notepaper.) An introduction provides brief context and background to the reader. The handout is optimized for black-and-white printing and to save printer/photocopier ink/toner to reduce your printing costs.