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Obama State of the Union Speech

WATCH: Highlights From Obama's 2015 State Of The Union Address

The Huffington Post | Amber Ferguson | Posted 01.20.2015 | Politics

President Barack Obama gave his State of the Union address on Tuesday. In case you missed it, we mashed up all the best parts of Obama's speech int...

Ryan J. Reilly

Obama Uses State Of The Union To Call For Criminal Justice Reform | Ryan J. Reilly | Posted 01.20.2015 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- President Barack Obama used part of his State on the Union address on Tuesday to call for bipartisan criminal justice reform. Obama r...

Transportation Secretary Is The Designated Survivor For The 2015 State Of The Union Address

The Huffington Post | Paige Lavender | Posted 01.21.2015 | Politics

Transportation Secretary Anthony Foxx is the designated survivor for the 2015 State of the Union address, given by President Barack Obama in front of ...

Jason Linkins

Here's That State Of The Union Drinking Game You're Looking For | Jason Linkins | Posted 01.20.2015 | Politics

Good evening, America. President Barack Obama gives his State of the Union address Tuesday night. You know what that means: Political reporters and pu...

What To Look For In Obama's State Of The Union Speech

Reuters | Posted 04.12.2013 | Politics

By Mark Felsenthal WASHINGTON, Feb 10 (Reuters) - After staking out an unapologetically progressive vision in his inaugural address l...

Friday Talking Points -- SOTU Review

Chris Weigant | Posted 03.28.2012 | Politics
Chris Weigant

What is possibly the most striking thing about Obama's message is that he's going to run as a strong foreign policy president -- something that I can't for the life of me remember happening in the past 30 or 40 years.

Dave Jamieson

Obama Calls For Job Training, Unemployment Insurance Reform | Dave Jamieson | Posted 01.25.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- In a State of the Union speech focused tightly on jobs and the economy, President Barack Obama outlined his ideas for getting long-term ...

Obama's State Of The Union Health Care Points Explained

Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

In his State Of The Union speech Tuesday, President Obama touched on an issue that's been a top focus of his administration: improving health care. H...

Our Path to a Clean Energy Future

Maggie Fox | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Maggie Fox

In this State of the Union address, much of the President's attention was rightly focused on economic growth. That's why the President was correct to call for investment in clean energy.

Obama's Hidden Foreign Policy In State Of The Union

The Huffington Post | Cara Parks | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

Obama's expansive State of the Union address on Tuesday covered everything from Facebook to smoked salmon, but was surprisingly short on a topic that ...

The State of Union On Foreign Policy – Translated

Foreign Policy | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

The Cable brings you the second annual edition of our attempt to translate the foreign policy portions of President Obama's State of the Union address...

Sam Stein

Obama Doubles Down On His Agenda, Piece By Piece | Sam Stein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- President Obama's second official State of the Union address presented the country with a broad vision of governance in an age of divide...

Obama State Of The Union Speech 2011: FULL TEXT & VIDEO

Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Prior to President Barack Obama's State of the Union speech on Tuesday evening, the National Journal obtained a draft of the address from an unidentif...

State Of The Union 2011: Live Updates

The Huffington Post/AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Pleading for unity in a newly divided government, President Barack Obama implored Democratic and Republican lawmakers to rally behind hi...

Obama Is Latest President To Push Competitiveness

AP/The Huffington Post | ERICA WERNER | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON — When President Barack Obama calls in his State of the Union address for a new focus on American competitiveness, he'll be striking a th...

Health Care Repeal -- More Annoying than Head On

Linda Bergthold | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Linda Bergthold

If Rep. Paul Ryan mentions health care at all on Tuesday, it is likely be the same old same old. After all, if they had any new ideas that could actually cut costs and improve quality, wouldn't we have heard about them already?

Under the Gun, Obama Mounts Comeback

Bill Lucey | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Bill Lucey

Who would have thought that over a year since the three presidential debates took place, McCain would look like the sensible sage, while Obama appears the one out of touch to the needs of mainstream America?

Obama's State of the Union Address: An Epitaph for the GOP

Jacob Heilbrunn | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Jacob Heilbrunn

The conservative movement is now officially dead. All that remains is for the pallbearers to carry the casket to its burial site. Obama's speech tonight will provide the funeral oration.