# State of the union
Opinion: More Americans are Finally Realizing the Country is Headed in the Correct Direction.
Republican jeers notwithstanding, an almost two-thirds majority of Americans approved of President Biden’s State of the Union speech including 43% of Republicans, in a CNN after SOTU poll. Another key piece of good news for Biden: the percentage of viewers who said “policies Biden has proposed will move the country in the right direction” jumped 19 points from before the speech to after the speech (from 52% to 71%).
Republicans in favor of cutting Medicare, Social Security do not include Mitch McConnell who says "it's just a bad idea"
Kentucky senator Mitch McConnel is apparently opposed to Florida GOP Senator Rick Scott's stance on sunsetting federal legislation, including Social Security, every five years. He condemns the idea as a "bad" one that is not the sentiment of the Republican party (source).
Opinion: Sarah Huckabee Sanders May Be the New Governor of Arkansas, But She's Still Devoid of the Truth
Arkansas Governor and former Trump Press Secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders delivered the Republican response to the State of the Union address, and it was exactly what you'd expect from Trump's former mouthpiece.
President Biden's Unity Agenda Aligns with GATC Health's Focus on Health Crises
GATC Health Corp, a science and technology company using artificial intelligence (AI) to revolutionize drug discovery and disease prediction, responded to President Biden's recent State of the Union address and the release of the "Unity Agenda."
Debunking Biden’s State of the Union Address – We Examine 15 of the Most Egregious Fabrications of the Night | Opinion
The list is long, but we will look at each one and demonstrate why each one is a less than an honest depiction of the facts. Early in the day on Wednesday, just hours before Joe Biden made his second state of the Union speech in the House chamber, White House Press Secretary, Karine Jean-Pierre appeared on to MSNBC's Morning Joe to praise Biden's economic accomplishments, particularly what she considers to be ‘record wage and job growth.’
Boost for Biden: State of the Union Speech Increases 2024 Election Prospects
Joe Biden's recent State of the Union address to Congress has increased the likelihood of him being selected as the Democratic Party's nominee for the 2024 presidential election and securing a second term in the White House, according to Betfair, a leading bookmaker.
Biden’s 2023 State of the Union Harvests the Lowest TV/Streaming Ratings in History for Any SOTU Address
The President’s second SOTU address garners Less than 30 million total watchers including TV, streaming, and those who recorded the event on their DVRs – the lowest of all time.
Lawmakers don Planned Parenthood ‘abortion’ heart pins at State of the Union
Sen. Ed Markey (D-Mass.) flaunted his pro-abortion advocacy on Tuesday, announcing that he would wear an “abortion” pin to the State of the Union address. “I’m wearing my abortion pin from @PPFA to tonight’s State of the Union address,” he tweeted. “Abortion is essential healthcare and we need to codify this right.” Another tweet showed him apparently on the House floor with the pin attached to his jacket.
Guest Invitations at State of the Union Highlight Lawmakers' Political Priorities
Lawmakers are making their priorities known as they invite guests to attend the President's State of the Union address. This year's State of the Union promises to be an eventful one, as lawmakers use their guest invitations to send a message about their political priorities and the issues they hold dear.
Opinion: Republicans Acted Like Monkeys in Chiding the President of the United States.
I love to watch the Parliament meetings from England. The two sides are purposely seated across the aisle from one another, an aisle designed to be just wider than a sword thrust, by the way. There the members often shout, chide and boo the other side. It is quite entertaining and expected.
Wednesday in Portland: President Biden shouts out Portland during State of the Union speech and more top stories
(PORTLAND, Ore.) Hello Portlanders! It's Wednesday, Feb. 8 - Here's your daily round up of all the news happening in the City of Roses. 1. President Biden gives Rose City a shout-out during State of the Union speech.
Mitt Romney Calls Republican "An Embarrassment" Over State of the Union Performance
Utah Senator Mitt Romney, speaking after President Joe Biden's State of the Union Address Tuesday night, called one U.S. Congressman's actions during the event "an embarrassment" and stated that he should not have even been in attendance for the annual speech from the president.
Georgia Republican Marjorie Taylor-Greene Criticised for Congress Balloon Stunt Ahead of State of the Union Address
“She has to do something with all that hot air.”. On February 7, as American eyes turned towards Congress in readiness for President Biden's 'State of the Union' address, Georgia Republican Marjorie Taylor-Greene did everything possible to gain attention for herself,. She was seen wandering around the halls of Congress, with a large white helium balloon trailing behind her.
How to View the State of the Union Address Online
President Joe Biden will deliver the State of the Union Address on Tuesday, February 7th at 9 PM Eastern Time. The speech fulfills an obligation under the U.S. Constitution to update the U.S. Congress on the state of affairs for the nation. The speech will be broadcast on major TV networks.
State of the Union Tonight, where to watch and what to expect
President Joe Biden will address the nation in his second State of the Union speech tonight, February 7th at 9 PM ET. During this address, the President will reflect on the progress made in the past two years of his presidency and give an update on the country's current state.
White House claims the Biden economic plan is working
In a February 6th official statement, the White House released a fact sheet claiming the economy is strong. According to the release, in his State of the Union address tomorrow night, February 7, 2023, at 9 pm ET, President Biden plans to showcase his two year’s worth of accomplishments achieved concerning restoring the economy and creating more job opportunities than any other president before. In addition, he will talk about the steps taken toward decreasing costs and giving families more financial wiggle room. This includes reducing prescription drug prices, healthcare premiums, and energy bills while driving the rate of uninsured people to unprecedented lows. Further, he will discuss how the surge in infrastructure, semiconductor, and clean energy manufacturing has provided an economic boost to areas of the country that have been neglected and generated countless jobs, many of which do not require a college degree.
Biden to deliver State of the Union speech this week, then hit the road
Washington D.C. - President Joe Biden is set to deliver his first State of the Union address this week, as he lays out his vision for the future of the country and highlights the progress made over the past year in the face of numerous challenges. The speech, which is expected to focus on the economy, the COVID-19 pandemic, and the country's political and social divisions, will be followed by a nationwide tour aimed at highlighting the administration's legislative and policy initiatives.
What is the State of the Union Address?
The State of the Union, which President Biden will deliver on Tuesday night, is a historically important speech given by the president to Congress. The State of the Union is an annual event that dates back to George Washington, who was supposed to give one every year but didn't always do so. Since then, it has become a tradition for presidents to speak before Congress once per year (except for those who served fewer than four years in office).
Governor Sarah Huckabee Sanders to Deliver the Republican Response to the State of the Union Address
President Biden will deliver the State of the Union Address on Tuesday, February 7th. The speech will be broadcast live on major TV networks. In an announcement on Thursday, February 2nd, Speaker of the House Kevin McCarthy and Senate Republican Leader Mitch McConnell stated that Arkansas Governor Sarah Huckabee Sanders will deliver the response to the speech for the Republican Party.
On Feb. 7, President Biden will address the American people in a highly expected State of the Union speech!
President Joe Biden will make his highly expected debut to the new Republican House majority in Congress on Feb. 7, when he presents this year's State of the Union address - an important moment that marks a crucial battleground between two opposing sides of political ideology. With one bold speech, our Commander-in-Chief can shape America’s conversation and debate over policy for months ahead. It’s time we strap ourselves into our seats 'cause it's going to be quite a show!