President Obama delivers his State of the Union address in Washington on Tuesday.
January 21, 2015 Good news about graduation rates, and more about Obama's plan for making community college free.
January 28, 2014 President Obama's State of the Union address as prepared for delivery on Jan. 28, 2014.
President Barack Obama delivers his State of the Union speech before a joint session of Congress February 12, 2013, in Washington, D.C.
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January 28, 2014 One member of Obama's Cabinet will be absent from the House chamber during the president's State of the Union address Tuesday evening. Why? To ensure the continuity of federal government in the event of catastrophe.
First lady Michelle Obama and invited guests in her box applaud during President Obama's State of the Union address in Washington, Jan. 25, 2011.
January 27, 2014 Guests who get an invitation to the annual State of the Union address tend to reflect the personal and political aims of the president. Some have won notice during important news events that define the times — like the Boston Marathon bombing.
January 11, 2011 Obama's speech will be his first to a joint session of Congress since the GOP's House takeover. It will make for a new sight, Speaker John Boehner sitting behind the president as he delivers his speech.
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