Wednesday, January 26, 2011
The 2011 State of the Union Address
WH.gov: The 2011 State of the Union Address: Enhanced Version
WH.gov: The 2011 State of the Union Address
President Obama speaks about moving forward to create jobs, out-compete in the global economy by investing in innovation and education, and win the future for our children and our country. January 25, 2010.
VOAVideo: US President Addresses the Nation with Call for More Jobs, Cooperation
U.S. President Barack Obama appealed to what he called Americans' creativity and imagination in urging the nation toward innovation and competitiveness. In his annual State of the Union address, Mr. Obama proposed new government investment even as the new Republican majority in the U.S. House of Representatives pushes to cut government spending. VOA's Carolyn Presutti summarizes the speech and the Republican response.