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David Brooks, Ruth Marcus Review President Obama’s SOTU and the GOP Response
January 24, 2012 at 12:00 AM EST
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New York Times columnist David Brooks and Washington Post columnist Ruth Marcus discuss President Obama's third State of the Union address, as well as the response by the Republican party.
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