Annotations & Video: President Trump’s First Speech To A Joint Session Of Congress

February 28, 2017

The address comes a day after Trump gave an outline of his budget plan for Congress, which would increase defense spending and make cuts to domestic programs. Following tradition, House Speaker Paul Ryan invited the president to make the speech to lay out his agenda in the early days of his new administration.

NPR journalists with expertise in politics, immigration, business, law and more have offered their analysis and annotations of Trump's remarks in the live transcript below.