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Read the letter Nancy Pelosi sent to President Trump on postponing his State of the Union speech

A portion of a letter sent to President Donald Trump from House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, Wednesday, Jan. 23, 2019 in Washington. Pelosi is officially postponing President Donald Trump's State of the Union address until the government is fully reopened. The California Democrat told Trump in a letter Wednesday the Democratic-controlled House won't pass the required measure for him to give the nationally televised speech from the House floor. Pelosi acted just hours after Trump notified her that he was planning to deliver the speech next Tuesday in line with her original invitation. (AP Photo/Wayne Partlow)
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A portion of a letter sent to President Trump from House Speaker Nancy Pelosi on Wednesday.

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi told President Trump in a letter Wednesday that his State of the Union address will be postponed until the government is fully reopened. The following is the full letter, as made available by Pelosi’s office.

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