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State of the Union 2016: President Obama's Full Prepared Remarks
Below is the full text -- as prepared for delivery -- of President Barack Obama's 2016 State of the Union address: Mr. Speaker, Mr. Vice President, Members of Congress, my fellow Americans: Tonight marks the eighth year I’ve come here to report on the State of the Union. And for this final one, I’m
Transcript: White House Senior Advisor David Plouffe
(BEGIN VIDEO CLIP) AMANPOUR (voice-over): This week, global economic meltdown. Markets plunge as Europe's ticking debt bomb threatens America's recovery. Today, our roundtable of economic all-stars on what it means for U.S. jobs and your 401(k). OBAMA: This is not class warfare. It's math.
Global Crises Overshadow Obama's 2011 Agenda
Nuclear meltdown in Japan, military operation in Libya, a looming budget showdown have overwhelmed Obama's agenda.
Proposed budget cuts target science and research
A "Sputnik moment" or a "kaputnik" one for U.S. science? With a federal budget battle showdown underway, science looks like collateral damage, say former federal officials, with proposed cuts to research that they consider severe. At stake, they warn, is the nation's long-term economic growth.
Palin's Sputnik Moment
ABC News' John Berman reports: Sarah Palin understands the history of Sputnik. That is the case she is making today on Facebook, clarifying remarks made earlier in the week that left some people confused. In a Wednesday night appearance on...
The Note: GOP vs. Obama: Who’s ‘Winning’ The Sales Job?
As was the case with Rep. Paul Ryan’s official GOP response to the State of the Union address on Tuesday, the Republican strategy for pushing back against President Obama’s call for new “investments” appears to be to get the American people to swallow a bitter reality pill.
The Note's Must-Reads for Thursday, January 27th, 2011
Compiled by ABC News Digital News Associates and Desk Assistants CLAUDIA MORALES, JACQUELINE NG FERNANDEZ, JAYCE HENDERSON, MOLLY HUNTER AND ALYSSA PRY PRESIDENT OBAMA ABC News’ Devin Dwyer: “Obama Reels In Salmon regulations As Inefficient” Atop President Obama's list of...
Sarah Palin on State of Union: WTF?
Sarah Palin waited exactly one night to launch a pointed attack on the president's State of the Union address , laced with creative imagery, and creative history. Appearing on "On the Record" with Greta Van Susteren, the former Alaska governor said, "it was a tough speech to sit through and try to
Obama launches road show
President Obama launched his "Sputnik moment" of American innovation here Wednesday to mostly good reviews, but across the country, not everyone was ready to reach for the stars. Less than 15 hours after calling for new investments in energy, infrastructure and education in his State of the Union
Obama Takes State Of The Union Message To Wisconsin
Obama continued to press the themes of his State of The Union address today, telling workers at Orion Energy Systems in Manitowoc, Wis. that they exemplify the goals outlined in last night’s address to the nation.