Despite calls from Democrats to postpone the speech, President Trump announced today that he will, in fact, deliver his State of the Union speech next week.

As the government shutdown continues, many Democrats including Speaker of the House Nanci Pelosi have called for President Trump to delay his State of The Union address.

Today, Trump's communications director Sarah Sanders posted a letter on her Twitter account from the President to Pelosi stating that he will indeed deliver the State of the Union Address on Tuesday, January, 29th.