DC’s hometown Rep. Eleanor Holmes Norton says she’s “heartbroken” President Obama again ignored the city’s push for statehood during his State of the Union Speech.
Obama might have dropped the mic, but Biden crept into the spotlight.
No president had ever said (or written) these words in a State of the Union address before. Other firsts: “ironic,” “hype,” “fake,” and more.
“I’ve seen something like gay marriage go from a wedge issue used to drive us apart to a story of freedom across our country, a civil right now legal in states that 7 in 10 Americans call home,” the president said.
The president calls on Congress to act on several key policies, but promises to veto Republican priorities.
What if POTUS stats were like baseball stats?
A politico-linguistic challenge.
The internet personalities will conduct separate interviews with the president aimed at “tweens,” the social-minded crowd, and mothers.
In addition to strengthening notification laws, Attorney General Schneiderman is proposing incentive programs to ensure businesses comply with laws.
On Sunday morning, President Obama called the alleged North Korean hacking an act of “cybervandalism,” but Rep. Mike Rogers thinks the White House needs to do more.
Liberals: Not so #trendy.
Exclusive new dial testing from the State of the Union night explains why the White House is increasingly confident about the Affordable Care Act and may help explain why some Republicans have dropped their “repeal at all costs” rhetoric.
The Lead’s Jake Tapper got meta with me at the biggest annual event on the political calendar.
Apparently everyone in Hollywood is a big fat liar!
Why I watched the State of the Union without the hum of social media.
We know this is why you’re watching.
“They’ve got to do a much better job,” Sen. Bob Casey says of the administration’s Syria strategy. Reviews of the president’s Iran comments had more of a partisan split.
President Obama closed the State of the Union on Tuesday by honoring Cory Remsburg, who was injured in a roadside bomb attack in Afghanistan.
The president promises to act because Congress won’t, but he also really wants Congress to act in his fifth State of the Union address.
The President said the October 2013 shutdown of the government stopped basic democracy from taking place.
Two Republican members of Congress provided their guest tickets to Willie and Korie Robertson.
They haven’t lost hope on getting new immigration laws done, but believe the key to reform will be House Republican immigration principles later this week.
Former Rep. Gabrielle Giffords unveils a new ad calling out Congress for failing to act on the gun violence issue. CNN and MSNBC will air the spot before and after the State of the Union address on Tuesday.
On Tuesday, President Obama will address the nation. Lower ratings and fewer journalists may await.
AFL-CIO President Richard Trumka emphasizes income inequality, minimum wage, and immigration reform in audio message to President Obama.
Support for a pathway to citizenship ticks up to 68%, with only 15% advocating a “send them all back” approach, as immigration reform heats up again.
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What a difference less than a day makes.
President Barack Obama delivers his fifth State of the Union Address from the House Chamber at the U.S. Capitol in Washington, D.C.