The Pelosi clap and a wonky tie were among things that got social media talking during the State of the Union address.Read more
State of the Union
President Trump has delivered the annual address, a week later than originally planned after the partial government shutdown.
Stacey Abrams delivers the Democratic response to President Trump's State of the Union address.
The economy, immigration, the oft-mentioned border wall and foreign policy too - covering Russia, China, North Korea and Venezuela - all of these were flagged up in President Trump's State of the Nation address. We asked Patrick Basham - the Director of the Democracy Institute, a non-partisan think tank in Washington DC - for his analysis of the speech. (President Donald Trump flanked by Vice-President Mike Pence and Speaker Nancy Pelosi ; Credit: AFP)
Trump and Democratic women, dressed in white, share an unexpected moment of unity during his speech.
A few hours before President Trump was due to give his State of the Union speech, Newsnight was joined by former US Deputy Homeland Security Advisor, Amy Pope and political conservative speaker, Paris Dennard to discuss what to expect.