Michigan Gov. Gretchen Whitmer delivers Democratic response to Trump #SOTU: “I need a lot more than 10 minutes to respond to what the president just said. So instead of talking about what he is saying, I’m going to highlight what Democrats are doing.” https://t.co/bulmjJOCUb pic.twitter.com/H9yVx7buel
— ABC News (@ABC) February 5, 2020
Gretchen Whitmer: “As we witness the impeachment process … there are some things each of us – no matter our party – should demand. The truth matters. Facts matter. And no one should be above the law. It’s not what those Senators say – tomorrow, it’s what they do that matters.”
— Kyle Griffin (@kylegriffin1) February 5, 2020
WATCH LIVE: Gov. Gretchen Whitmer delivers the Democratic response to the State of the Union https://t.co/r7Vs6c6WAu
— PBS NewsHour (@NewsHour) February 5, 2020
NPR’s transcription — with notes — here.
Michigan Gov. Gretchen Whitmer targets President Trump’s attempts to dismantle Obamacare: “It’s pretty simple — Democrats are trying to make your health care better, Republicans in Washington are trying to take it away.” #SOTU https://t.co/C3Wm2ERpwP pic.twitter.com/3uJcKaPHcv
— CBS News (@CBSNews) February 5, 2020
In the Democratic #SOTU response, Michigan Gov. Gretchen Whitmer hit back against Trump’s talking points that the economy is booming.
— QuickTake by Bloomberg (@QuickTake) February 5, 2020
Haven’t found a transcription of Rep. Escobar’s speech, but I’ll add a link if you put one in the comments:
Rep. Veronica Escobar said it was critical for her to deliver the Democrats’ Spanish-language rebuttal to President Trump’s #SOTU address from her hometown of El Paso, Texas.
“This is a place that has responded in the face of hate with love.” https://t.co/Yet8kNdpuF
— NPR (@NPR) February 4, 2020
— Veronica Escobar (@vgescobar) February 5, 2020
The mood of the union is this: pic.twitter.com/dqDuiz2WhH
— Abraham Gutman ? (@abgutman) February 5, 2020
Nancy Pelosi on manners and propriety: https://t.co/SkDhZxw2CS
— Edward-Isaac Dovere (@IsaacDovere) February 5, 2020