President barack obama waits with the house sergeants at arms and members of congress before entering the house chamber to deliver the state of the union address at the us capitol in washington, dc, january 28, 2014. Transcript: obama's state of the union address read the text of president obama's state of the union address, as released by the white house. President obama signs autographs after giving his final state of the union address on tuesday 12 of 12 see pictures from president obama 's final state of the union address.
And when george w bush claimed in his 2005 state of the union that social security will be exhausted and bankrupt by 2042, democrats responded with boos (at the time, several political. President donald trump delivered his first state of the union address in a joint session of congress on tuesday, jan 30 it's the first address that this country has heard from a new president in. In his final state of the union message, the president urged americans to confront the challenges of the future by rejecting fear and embracing change.
February 24, 2009 madame speaker, mr vice president, members of congress, and the first lady of the united states: i've come here tonight not only to address the distinguished men and women in this great chamber, but to speak frankly and directly to the men and women who sent us here. The state of the union is sort of like a long work meeting because it's so tedious, even the lamest joke will get a hearty laugh that's not to say that president obama can't be funny. A state of the union address that calls for less dependency and less regulation, is also one that calls for more opportunities and prospects for americans for the first state of the union address in quite some time, we will not be told that washington is the answer to most of our troubles.
Read the full remarks of the president's 2018 state of the union address here the president and first lady's special guests read full bios for each of the president and first lady's guests. Transcript: president obama's state of the union speech read the full transcript of president obama's final state of the union address and listen to the audio as delivered. President barack obama looked to the future tuesday night in his final state of the union address, touching on issues ranging from health care and the economy to climate change, terrorism, and. President obama's state of the union address — remarks as prepared for delivery there is a ritual on state of the union night in washington a little before the address, the white house sends.
Since 1934, the state of the union has been delivered near the beginning each year, with some presidents delivering a final message at the end of their last term (truman, eisenhower, johnson, ford, and carter. President barack obama called on the american people to fix our politics in his final state of the union address laying out his vision for the country's economic and social future, the. All the best moments from president obama's final state of the union address. Our constitution declares that from time to time, the president shall give to congress information about the state of our union for 220 years, our leaders have fulfilled this duty.
Obama, delivering his last state of the union speech to congress before leaving office next year, said it was fiction to declare the united states was in economic decline or getting weaker on the. Sunday on state of the union sen lindsey graham takes on obama administration plans to transfer dozens of guantanamo detainees in the next six months, arguing the us should be concentrating on filling up the prison, not closing it, because terrorism is on the march. President obama's 2013 state of the union address together, we have cleared away the rubble of crisis, and can say with renewed confidence that the state of our union is stronger.