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Delegation Hoping for a Different Donald Trump Tuesday Night

Delegation Hoping for a Different Donald Trump Tuesday Night

Members of Connecticut's Democratic congressional delegation, staunch opponents of President Donald Trump thus far, say they will be looking for a different side of the president Tuesday night when he makes his first address to Congress.

"The chaos and conflict coming out of this administration is leading to uncertainty and unpredictability," said Sen. Richard Blumenthal, who wants Trump to chart a "responsible path forward" and abandon his attacks against the press and the judiciary.

In the 9 p.m. speech, Trump is expected to outline his legislative agenda, including increased spending for defense and a replacement for the Affordable Care Act. A preview...

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