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Ten Key Quotes From President Obama's State of the Union Address

PlanetReality Wrote: Feb 13, 2013 6:12 AM
Blah blah and more blah!!! how many speeches and HOW R WE DOING!!?? Thats right going BACKWARDS except of course of our elected officials! SPEECH?? CUT US A BREAK!!!! CLICK WENT THE REMOTE!!!

President Obama rehashed many familiar themes this evening, calling on Congress to act on a host of issues -- and vowing to take unilateral executive action if they fail to sufficiently address his priorities.  A few passages were newsworthy: Obama denounced the looming sequester cuts, voiced support for "modest" Medicare reforms, called for another stimulus, resurrected cap and trade, pushed comprehensive immigration reform, backed a national hike in the minimum wage, announced another major troop draw-down in Afghanistan, and insisted that Congress allow up-or-down votes on a series of gun control measures.  As is his habit, the president was...