WASHINGTON, DC – U.S. Senator Richard Shelby (R-Ala.) today released the following statement in response to President Donald Trump’s State of the Union address:
“Tonight the President highlighted his many accomplishments and outlined his plan to continue advancing and unifying our country. From signing tax reform into law and eliminating restrictive regulations to growing our military and boosting support for veterans, President Trump has prioritized a conservative agenda that promotes a safe and strong America. I look forward to his promise of rebuilding our infrastructure, which would keep our economy on the rise and provide significant opportunities to foster local economic growth.
“The President has had a successful first year in office. I am encouraged by his stated plans to work with the Congress, delivering on our promises and further strengthening our great nation.”