A Look Inside the State of the Union Address

Watch behind-the-scenes footage and interviews from the making of President Barack Obama’s 2011 State of the Union Address, and a bit of the history behind this important annual speech.

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.5 years ago

Here is a reaction to Obama's 'State of the Onion' Address:

"Congressional Budget Office (CBO) Projects 2011 Federal Budget Deficit To Reach $1.5 Trillion, Highest Record Level":




Marilyn L.
Marilyn L5 years ago

Thanks for the article.

Donald MacDonald
don MacDonald5 years ago

" A Look Inside the State of the Union Address "

I wonder if they will find anything ?


Doris Mason
Past Member 5 years ago


The GOP has to cooperate and stop being "the party of no"

Stephen Greg
Jason T5 years ago

He didn't give the environmental crisis the attention I would have given it, but what can you expect anymore?

Sue Matheson
Sue Matheson5 years ago

thanks for the post

Lidia F.
Lidia E F5 years ago

Two things I did not agree with.1:Our air is not clean to breathe.2:
Our food is not 'SAFE' to eat.They are filled with jet fuel,and chemicals we use to clean our house with.I was not impressed with his speech last night.Rubbish.And he refuses to pass a bill to save our polar bears.

Glenn M.
Glenn Meyer5 years ago

Once again the underlying cause of unemployment, which is out-sourcing and off-shoring of U.S. jobs was and continues to be ignored. The financial collapse borders on national security with the loss of our middle class tax base and yet this nation does nothing, not even protest against out-sourcing and off-shoring and demand it be restricted by whatever method. American businesses are doing the un-American activity of destroying the American worker, salaries,U.S. businesses, and destroying the U.S. marketplace as an end result.

Innovation? What is that? Magic? When the innovation occurs what is to keep the new products from being manufactured overseas?

Infrastructure spending will not create enough jobs to keep up with out-sourcing and off-shoring and will probably be done on international visas.

The Republican tax breaks for businesses and the wealthy will result in the creation of more jobs prosperity in other countries at the expense of the American dream.

Neither party will do anything about it and unless we begin grass roots efforts to protest out-sourcing and off-shoring of U.S. jobs we will deserve what we get.

If nothing is done, it will have to get a lot worse before it gets better.

Steve R.
Steve R5 years ago

An interesting view of the SOTU address:


Pat M.
Pat M5 years ago

Michelle Bachmann is an idiot!so the founding fathers 'worked tirelessly to end slavery"? How do people who know so little of our history , rise to such prominence?