1942 State of the Union Host John Ydstie looks back at President Franklin Delano Roosevelt's first wartime State of the Union address, delivered on January 6, 1942. Like President Bush, who delivers his State of the Union this Tuesday, President Roosevelt was rallying the nation around a common purpose and setting out the goals of the new war.
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1942 State of the Union

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1942 State of the Union

1942 State of the Union

1942 State of the Union

Only Available in Archive Formats.

Host John Ydstie looks back at President Franklin Delano Roosevelt's first wartime State of the Union address, delivered on January 6, 1942. Like President Bush, who delivers his State of the Union this Tuesday, President Roosevelt was rallying the nation around a common purpose and setting out the goals of the new war.