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Obama Honors 102-Year-Old Desiline Victor for Waiting in Line to Vote

In his State of the Union address Tuesday, President Obama told the story of a 102-year-old North Miami, Florida woman who was told she would have to stand in line for six hours to vote...and
stayed in line to vote anyhow.
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The Obama State of the Union Roadshow Aims for Asheville

President Obama repeats many of the themes from Tuesday night's State of the Union address while speaking to people at a manufacturing plant in Asheville, North Carolina Wednesday.
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VIDEO: Obama's 2013 Full State of the Union Speech

Enhanced video of President Obama's State of the Union address - the first of his second term.
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The GOP Rebuttal, Brought to You by Poland Springs

The GOP Rebuttal, Brought to You by Poland Springs
A bad case of dry mouth awkwardly sent GOP "savior" Marco Rubio reaching off frame for a bottle of water midway through his speech.
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State of the Union Transcript

State of the Union Transcript
Here is the full test of President Obama's 2013 State of the Union address, prepared and released by the White House.
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The First Lady's State of the Union List Hits Close to Home

The First Lady's State of the Union List Hits Close to Home
The enclosed individuals will be seated in the box with First Lady Michelle Obama, Dr. Jill Biden and Senior Advisor to the President Valerie Jarrett at the State of the Union Address Tuesday evening.
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Listen Up Prez: The Kids Have Something to Say About Tuesday's Speech

Listen Up Prez: The Kids Have Something to Say About Tuesday's Speech
The pundits may be getting the attention of what President Obama ought to talk about Tuesday night as he delivers his annual State of the Union address,but the nation’s children also are weighing in.
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Forget Rubio, Check out Bill Clinton's Response to 1985 State of the Union

Forget Rubio, Check out Bill Clinton's Response to 1985 State of the Union
In one of Bill Clinton's earliest network TV appearances, the Arkansas Governor delivers the Democratic response to Ronald Reagan's 1985 State of the Union address.
Watch the video, complete with a Phil Collins soundtrack:
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What to Expect From Tonight's State of the Union Address

What to Expect From Tonight's State of the Union Address
The American public will get a competing mix of rhetoric and imagery in President Barack Obama's State of the Union address Tuesday, a speech that offers a heavy dose on the economy even as it plays out against a visual backdrop dominated by the current national debate over guns.
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Has Obama Kept His Open-Government Pledge?

Has Obama Kept His Open-Government Pledge?
After eight years of tightened access to government records under the Bush administration, open-government advocates were hopeful when Barack Obama promised greater transparency. Four years later, did the president keep his promise?
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