LIVE: Trump, Macron To Hold Joint Press Conference During State Visit By NPR News • Apr 24, 2018 ShareTweetEmail Illustration of Donald Trump Credit Chelsea Beck / NPR President Trump is hosting French President Emmanuel Macron for a state visit this week. The two leaders are holding a news conference ahead of Tuesday night's state dinner. Watch their remarks live. The press conference starts at approximately 11:45 a.m. ET, Tuesday, April 24. Tags: Donald TrumpEmmanuel MacronShareTweetEmailView the discussion thread.