Trump’s Message of Bipartisanship Sounds Disingenuous to Michigan Dems in Congress

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Rep. Elissa Slotkin (D-Holly)

On Tuesday night, President Donald Trump delivered his second State of the Union speech.

The stem-winder focused primarily on immigration and danced around issues of the economy and jobs.

The president also said he expects Congress to send him a budget bill in ten days that includes funding for his proposed border wall.

Stephen Henderson speaks with two members of Michigan’s congressional delegation and a former Republican official about the speech on Detroit Today.


Rep. Elissa Slotkin (D-Holly) represents Michigan’s 8th Congressional District.

Rep. Andy Levin (D-Bloomfield Twp.) represents Michigan’s 9th Congressional District.

Randy Richardville is the former state Senate Majority Leader and former 7th Congressional District Chair for Trump’s 2016 campaign.

Click on the audio player above to hear those conversations.

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