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Nancy Pelosi invites Donald Trump to deliver State of the Union address on Feb. 4

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U.S. President Donald Trump has been invited to deliver the State of the Union to a joint session of Congress on Feb. 4.

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi sent a letter to the president on Friday formally inviting him to deliver the address at the U.S. Capitol.

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“In the spirit of respecting our Constitution, I invite you to deliver your State of the Union address before a Joint Session of Congress,” Pelosi wrote.

The White House did not immediately respond to a request for comment on whether Trump has accepted the date proposed by the speaker.

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Pelosi extended the invitation to Trump to make the annual address just two days after the House adopted two articles of impeachment against Trump.

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A date for the Senate impeachment trial has not yet been set.

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