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WATCH LIVE: Trump Addresses Government Shutdown

Trump is expected to make an announcement about the longest government shutdown in U.S. history.

President Donald Trump is expected to make an announcement about the longest government shutdown in U.S. history.

Watch President Trump make his announcement in the video player above at 1:30 p.m. ET.

Trump, who had once said he would be "proud to shut down the government," is scheduled to make his announcement from the White House Rose Garden, days before he had been scheduled to offer the Jan. 29 State of the Union address to Congress.

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-California) had rescinded the invitation, saying Trump could deliver his address after the shutdown ended.

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