Other key Republicans try to assure the public while the president continues to suggest–without proof–that mail-in voting will lead to large-scale voter fraud.
“The president leaves us no choice but to act,” House Majority Leader Nancy Pelosi said.
The president’s address was originally scheduled for Jan. 29. Trump will wait to deliver his speech after the federal government shutdown ends.
The president said the House speaker cannot use a military plane to go to Egypt, Brussels and Afghanistan because of the federal government shutdown.