obama's state of the union 2013
Michelle Obama attended Hadiya's funeral in Chicago last Saturday. Her parents then sat with the first lady Tuesday during
While the president's speech was ambitious and not short on specifics, it was resoundingly consistent in this one theme alone, that of owning up to the working poor and indigent in America, and taking a seismic step in advancing towards economic justice.
"I get excited when he says, look, we can open up federal lands and leases and take a part of that money to help us work
A similar plan priced by the Center for American Progress was estimated to cost $100 billion over 10 years. That promise
Zwonitzer noted that each state knows its history of election administration and what works in its environment. Elections
HuffPost's Michael McAuliff reported earlier on Obama's comments: "I disagreed with everything the president said pretty
President Barack Obama delivered his State of the Union in front of a joint session of congress and honored guests as the
“I don’t think it’s the right thing to completely omit reform from the State of the Union,” said Lisa Gilbert, a director
The 2010 State of the Union also featured call for earmark reform -- "Tonight, I'm calling on Congress to publish all earmark
President Obama discusses the possibility of a nine dollar minimum wage during his State Of The Union speech.