Highlights from President Trump's first State of the Union address

President Trump paid tribute to Rep. Steve Scalise and the first responders who worked to save his life after he was shot in June, calling on all members of Congress to display unity and remember whom they were elected to serve.


Singling out the auto industry as an area of particular success, President Trump touted his administration's achievements in slashing regulations and creating jobs, and also ending the so-called 'War on Energy.'


During his State of the Union address, President Trump proposed a four-pillar immigration plan, offering a path to citizenship to 1.8 million dreamers, building a southern border wall, ending the visa lottery and severely curtailing family-based immigration, also known as "chain migration".


President Trump illustrated the brutality of the North Korean regime by detailing the plight of Si-Jeong Ho, who suffered torture before fleeing through China and Southeast Asia. Mr Ho was in the audience, as were the parents of Otto Warmbier, an American student who was returned to America from North Korea in a comatose state only to die days later.


President Trump hailed the parents of two Long Island teens killed by MS-13 gang members in 2016. He called on Congress to end loopholes that he said allow gang members into the United States, as part of a range of proposed immigration reforms mentioned in the State of the Union speech.


President Trump touted the Republican-sponsored tax overhaul that he signed into law in December. One of the immediate beneficiaries is a first-time homeowner and father Corey Adams. He was one of the guests invited to the Capitol.


President Donald Trump is calling on Congress to pass legislation to generate at least $1.5 trillion to upgrade the nation's roads, bridges and other infrastructure.

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