In his first Joint Address, President Donald J. Trump spoke directly to the American people to share his optimistic vision for moving our country toward prosperity and security.
The President’s address laid out a clear path forward to achieving the goals the American people sent him to the White House to accomplish.
Here is just some of the positive feedback President Trump received from across the country:
“President Trump has hit the ground running and is keeping his promises to the American people. He has put the needs of Americans first and the results he’s already achieved have brought forward a renewed spirit of optimism in our country.” –Senator David Perdue (R-GA)
“Tonight, President Trump effectively laid out his bold vision for renewing the American spirit.” –Congressman Paul A. Gosar, D.D.S (AZ-04)
“It was positive and uplifting and, I think, designed to unify America behind the new Administration and the new direction we’re trying to take. I thought the President did a terrific job.” –Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY)
"President Trump came before Congress tonight with a clear plan for action on behalf of the American people." –Congressman Bradley Byrne (AL-01)
“This is a positive speech, inclusively talking about American goals and values, and setting markers for next steps. Arguably Trump's best.” – Kimberley Strassel, Wall Street Journal
"Tonight the President outlined a positive vision for our country, one that reflects the renewed hope and optimism many Americans now share about the future." –Congresswoman Virginia Foxx (NC-05)
"Tonight, an optimistic President shared a bold agenda to get America back on track and restore the American dream for everyone." –Congressman Kenny Marchant (TX-24)
“That was a Reaganesque moment for Trump” –John Bresnahan, POLITICO
"It is refreshing and exciting that President Trump's speech tonight was a call to unite the country around a strategy for a stronger, brighter future for our Nation." –Congressman Earl L. "Buddy" Carter (GA-01)
"President Trump showed the country what a strong, patriotic leader looks like. The vision he laid out is one that will lift all Americans." –Congressman Roger Marshall (KS-01)
"It was good to hear the President's commitment to establishing an environment for businesses to thrive and hire more Americans." –Senator Jerry Moran (R-KS)
“Genuinely one of the most powerful moments I can remember from a presidential speech.” –Charlie Sykes, MSNBC