The live coverage of Trump’s State of the Union Address is going to be available on MSNBC and NBC News app. To know where else it will be available, then go read the post.
With the US Government shutdown going a bit too far, it doesn’t seem like if Donald Trump would get to make his second State of the Union address. However, there have been some new developments, which suggest that Donald Trump will address the nation as per plans. The government has reopened and Trump’s speech is going to be held on the planned day.
When it comes to the broadcasters who will cover the President’s address to the nation, then several media companies would like to cover the speech. All the top broadcast networks along with cable news networks will show Trump’s speech on their respective platforms.
Those networks have also allowed users with an option to watch the address online. If you want to know as to whether MSNBC and NBC Activate News will be on the list of those broadcasting networks, then yes, those two are also included.
MSNBC, as we all know, is an incredible broadcast network that has always covered the State of the Union event in the past, including the speech of the President. This time around, the live coverage will be available on MSNBC streaming app along with the network’s website.
Coverage is going to begin at 8 PM ET/5 PM PT with Brian Williams and Rachel Maddow as hosts. Moreover, there will be analysts joining the hosts as well, which include Eugene Robinson, Joy Reid, Nicolle Wallace, Lawrence O’Donnell, Chris Hayes, and Chris Matthews. Therefore, the speech will be analyzed from all possible angles.
After the President’s address, MSNBC is going to cover responses from both Republicans and Democratic representatives as to how they felt about the overall speech. There will be a slew of reporters covering the event in Washington, D.C.
From the US capital, live analysis and discussion will be held all night with Chris Matthews being the host of the coverage. The coverage will begin at midnight ET and it will be taken over by Ari Melber at 1 AM.
If you want to stream MSNBC’s coverage, then all you need to do is log in from an authorized TV provider. Once you get hold of a reliable TV provider, you will be able to watch the coverage live on MSNBC.com along with MSNBC’s mobile app for a host of top smart devices and streaming boxes such as Roku and Apple TV. MSNBC will be available on top streaming TV services such as DirecTV Now and Sling TV. Both services offer a free trial for new users, which further benefit the users.
As far as the coverage on NBC Com Activate is concerned, it is going to start at 9 PM ET and 6 PM PT with Chuck Todd, Savannah Guthrie and Lester Holt headlining a special report on NBC News. This particular segment is going to broadcast the speech itself along with the responses from both parties. Not to forget, the standard reporting and analysis will be done as normal.
The NBC News special report is going to be available for streaming without any cost on NBCNews.com, Facebook, YouTube, Twitter, and NBC News app.