On Tuesday, January 30th President Trump delivered his first State of the Union address to both houses of Congress.
Article. II. Section. 3. of the Constitution, requires the President of the United States to inform Congress of the state of our nation. The President fulfills this constitutional obligation in his State of the Union Address in which he discusses the issues our country is facing and provides proposals for the coming year.
U.S. Senate Historian Donald Ritchie discusses the history of the State of the Union address.