SOTU

  • Video still by PBS NewsHour
    January 27, 2014  

    In his annual address to Congress and the nation, President Obama is expected to lay out plans to address American income inequality. Judy Woodruff talks to Sen. Roy Blunt, R-Mo., about bipartisan cooperation and whether or not the president will lead action via Congress, rather than use independent executive action. Continue reading

  • January 24, 2012  

    New York Times columnist David Brooks and Washington Post columnist Ruth Marcus discuss Tuesday’s top political news including the release of financial documents by Republican hopefuls Mitt Romney and Newt Gingrich, plus a preview of President Obama’s election-year State of the Union address. Continue reading

  • January 27, 2011   BY Paul Solman  

    What a relief: a SOTU address without the traditional partisan whack-a-mole standing ovations. “Date night’s” civility – or, if you prefer, lack of passion – had the virtue of keeping Democrats and Republicans mostly in their seats. (Sitting cheek by … Continue reading

  • January 26, 2011   BY Paul Solman  

    What a relief: a SOTU address without the traditional partisan whack-a-mole standing ovations. “Date night’s” civility – or, if you prefer, lack of passion – had the virtue of keeping Democrats and Republicans mostly in their seats. (Sitting cheek by … Continue reading