Sanders to deliver his own response to Trump speech

 
Sanders, one of several lawmakers mulling a potential 2020 White House bid, will make his speech after Trump's address and the formal Democratic response, according to a release from Sanders's office.
 
His office didn't hint at what Sanders would say during his speech, which will be shared live on Facebook, Twitter and YouTube.
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The remarks from Sanders, an Independent who caucuses with Senate Democrats, will be separate from the response to Trump from Speaker Nancy PelosiNancy PelosiSchumer calls on Trump to testify as part of impeachment inquiry Sunday shows — Spotlight shifts to Sondland ahead of impeachment inquiry testimony Perception won't be reality, once AI can manipulate what we see MORE (D-Calif.) and Senate Minority Leader Charles SchumerCharles (Chuck) Ellis SchumerOvernight Health Care: Trump officials making changes to drug pricing proposal | House panel advances flavored e-cig ban | Senators press FDA tobacco chief on vaping ban Chad Wolf becomes acting DHS secretary Schumer blocks drug pricing measure during Senate fight, seeking larger action MORE (D-N.Y.), which is expected to be carried on most major networks.
 
It's not the first time Sanders has given his own response to Trump's major speeches. 
 
The Vermont senator used a January 2018 speech to knock Trump as "compulsively dishonest" and a "bully" during his response to the State of the Union address. At the time, Rep. Joe KennedyJoseph (Joe) Patrick KennedyThe Hill's 12:30 Report: What we learned from first impeachment transcripts Democrats unifying against Joe Kennedy Senate bid Ocasio-Cortez points to California fires: 'This is what climate change looks like' MORE III (D-Mass.) gave the formal Democratic response.
 
Sanders also gave his own response after Trump's address to Congress in 2017, urging his supporters to "continue the fight" and publicly push back against the administration.