By Ryan Teague Beckwith
Updated: February 28, 2017 9:26 PM ET | Originally published: March 1, 2017

President Trump will argue that “the time for trivial fights is behind us,” as he gives his first address to a joint session of Congress on Tuesday.

The speech, which is not technically considered a State of the Union but functions similarly to one, was expected to address immigration and other major legislative goals.

Here is a complete transcript of the remarks as prepared for delivery.

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