President Trump Delivers the State of the Union Address. In his first State of the Union address, President Trump spoke of shared American values and dreams, while calling for more stringent immigration rules and touting the economy. President Donald Trump delivered his first State of the Union speech on Tuesday, January 30, 2018, at 9 pm. This wasn’t his first address before Congress — he made one last year shortly after his inauguration. But it is the first State of the Union speech from America’s first former reality TV star president.