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it was a speech delayed by a record long government shut down that split the nation and in his second state of the union address Tuesday night president trump made an early appeal for unity victory is not winning for our party , victory is winning for our country , but his words to a joint session of Congress soon turned combative in the past most of the people in this room voted for a wall , but the proper Wall never got built I will get it built , each coming amid a heated battle with Democrats over his demand for a wall on the U. S. Mexico border with his main adversary house speaker Nancy Pelosi watching intently over his shoulder despite the call to bind old wounds trump took several swipes at Democrats who now control the house of representatives as they embark on a series of probes into the trump administration and a special prosecutor investigates Russian meddling into the twenty sixteen election and economic miracle is taking place in the United States and the only thing that can stop it , our foolish wars politics or ridiculous partisan investigations , from state of the union speech was expected to be watched by millions giving him his biggest opportunity yet to push the wall as a bipartisan group of lawmakers tried to strike a border deal by February fifteenth or else risk another shutdown trump has also said he could declare a national emergency to fund the Wall