POTUS 45 Delivers Hope for America in 2019 SOTU Address

 

Evangelist Alveda King

 
  2/7/2019
 

In case you missed it, on February 5, 2019, President Donald J. Trump delivered his second State of the Union Address. In his visionary address, President Trump:

o   Showed true leadership by casting an inspiring and patriotic vision of American greatness rooted in loyalty and respect for all citizens.

o   Outlined a unifying policy agenda that both parties can rally behind to achieve this vision.

o   Called on Congress and the Country to “Choose Greatness”.

o   Communicated that the first choice for greatness is for Congress to reject the politics of resistance and retribution and instead adopt a spirit of cooperation and compromise so we can achieve it.  

Clear Outline of Issues and Solutions:

Creating a Safe and Legal Immigration System – The President reaffirmed his determination to stop illegal immigration, human trafficking, and the flow of drugs and crime.

Seeking Safety and Security for all Americans; born and unborn. - The president addressed late term abortion.

Protecting American Workers –The President called on Congress to protect American workers by replacing the NAFTA disaster with the United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement (USMCA).

·         Rebuilding America – The President asked Congress to deliver an infrastructure package that invests in rebuilding our crumbling infrastructure and embarking on the transformational projects of the future.  

·         Lowering the Cost of Healthcare and Prescription Drugs – The President called on Congress to pass legislation supporting the Administration’s efforts to lower the costs of healthcare and prescription drugs.

·         Protecting America’s National Security - The President reaffirmed his determination to protect American interests and bring to an end our endless foreign wars.

SPECIFIC FORWARD-LOOKING POLICY INITIATIVES MENTIONED:

·         Bipartisan Border Security Package

·         United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement Developing Fair Trade with China

·         Healthcare Price Transparency

·         Ending Global Freeloading on Drug Development

·         Defeating Aids in America

·         Standing up for Democracy in Venezuela

·         New approach to Syria and Afghanistan

·         Withdrawal from INF Treaty

·         Childhood Cancer Research Priority

·         Pain Capable Unborn Child Protection Act

·         New Summit with North Korea

·         Empowering Women in Developing Countries - Women’s Global Development and Prosperity (W-GDP) Initative

·         Developing State-of-the-Art Missile Defense