Transcript for State of the Union: Through the years
This administration. Is day eight here and now. They fired on and there's no war on poverty in America. I believe the time has come. To bring that investigation and the other investigations of this matter who man. One year of Watergate. The state of the union. Is not good some people question on their government's ability to make hard. Decisions and stick web at this time and era and fifth day Americans are still held captive. Innocent victims off terrorism and anarchy. We can be proud. But for them and for us those lights along the Potomac. Are still seen this night. Signaling as they have for nearly two centuries. And as we pray god they always will. That another generation of Americans. Has protected. And passed on lovingly this place called America. This shining city on the field. What is at stake. Is more than one small country. It is a big idea. A new world order. We're diverse nations. Are drawn together in common cause. To achieve the universal aspirations of mankind. Peace and security. Freedom. And the rule of law. The era of big government is old but we cannot go back to the time. When our citizens were left to fend for themselves. North Korea as a regime arming with missiles and weapons of mass destruction. While starving its citizens and Iran aggressively pursues these weapons and exports terror. While an unelected few repress the Iranian people's hope for freedom. Iraq continues to flaunt its hostility toward America and to support terror states like peace. And their terrorist allies. Constitute an axis of evil. Arming to threaten peace and. The world despite our hardships. Our union is strong. We do not give up and we do not what. We do not allow fear or division to break our spirit. This move got. It's time the American people get a government that matches their decency that embodies their strike. This in fact is our new American moment. There has never been a better time to start living the American dream.
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