By PBS NewsHour
The State of the Union speech is defined by repetition: for more than a century, a president has entered the same House chamber every year to speak before members of Congress, media and the American people. Another, lesser-known tradition is…
By Quinn Bowman
By Nancy Benac, Associated Press
The White House is promising a nontraditional address for President Barack Obama's final State of the Union.
By Rachel Wellford
At the heels of President Obama's final State of the Union address, here's a look at the history of the State of the Union along with its various traditions and rituals.
By Kevin Freking, Associated Press
A Syrian refugee is among those invited to sit in first lady Michelle Obama's visitor box to watch the State of the Union address on Tuesday.
By Associated Press
WASHINGTON -- President Barack Obama will deliver his seventh and final State of the Union address to a joint session of Congress on Jan. 12.
A growing number of jurisdictions are banning preliminary questions about job applicants’ criminal records. But advocates suggest a policy that goes a step further: to seal nonviolent, low-level criminal offenses that are more than ten years old, effectively blocking employers…
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