President Obama delivers his annual State of the Union address before a joint session of Congress.
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January 24, 2012 The president again laid out his vision for the economy. Republicans say he offered nothing new, and that his policies have been "pro-poverty."
January 24, 2012 First Lady Michelle Obama invites Debbie Bosanek to join her to hear President Obama's State of the Union address. Bosanek is the inspiration behind the Buffett rule which would tax millionaires at the same rate as average wage-earners.
January 18, 2012 Her family has been having tough times. Now, Samantha Garvey is an Intel prize semifinalist. Donors have stepped forward to help. Officials have found them a rent-subsidized home. And a member of Congress has invited her to the president's address.
January 26, 2011 On the morning after, headline writers are focused on what the president said regarding jobs and the challenges of the future.
January 25, 2011 LIVE BLOG: During his State of the Union address, the president told the nation, "The future is ours to win. But to get there, we can't just stand still." Get instant analysis and follow along on our blog.
January 25, 2011 In the first hour of Talk of the Nation, constitutionalism, and a preview of tonight's State of the Union Address. In the second hour, author Stanley Fish on writing a sentence, and the Al-Jazeera leaks.
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