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01/21/2015 05:35 pm ET Updated Mar 23, 2015

Notable Responses to President Obama's State of the Union Address

President Obama's January 20th State of the Union Address was everywhere on the Twittersphere. From the beginning of the president's address through the conclusion of Senator Joni Ernst's official Republican response, more than 2.6 million Tweets sent were related to the State of the Union (#SOTU).

According to Twitter, moments that ignited the most conversation during the State of the Union Address, measured in Tweets per minute were:

1. "I have no more campaigns to run. I know because I've won both of them." -- President Obama
2. The conclusion of President Obama's speech
3. President Obama outlining college proposals

And these were the most-Tweeted about topics during the live telecast:

  • Community College
  • Equal Pay
  • Climate Change
  • Tax Reform
  • Healthcare

To read some noteworthy tweets, including how some members of Congress responded to President Obama's State of the Union address, click on this Parade.com story.