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Five Takeaways from Trump’s State of the Union Address

Five Takeaways from Trump’s State of the Union Address

By Alison Zimmerman, Deputy Opinions Editor

February 5, 2018


Filed under Opinion, Uncategorized

There are a lot of things to talk about in President Donald Trump's first State of the Union address. Here are five of them.

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Wall Street’s excess frustrates income inequality efforts

Wall Street’s excess frustrates income inequality efforts

March 13, 2014


Filed under Exclude From Homepage List, Opinion

As President Barack Obama’s motorcade sped down Broadway to visit a Gap store in Midtown to congratulate the firm’s decision to raise the minimum wage on Tuesday, business employees only a few miles downtown on Wall Street were clearly not paying attention. Despite Obama’s best efforts to improve...

[VIDEO] Op Ed Live: State of the Union address

[VIDEO] Op Ed Live: State of the Union address

January 30, 2014


Filed under Multimedia, Opinion

Deputy opinion editor Christina Coleburn and staff columnist Harry Brown discuss President Barack Obama's State of the Union address, focusing on issues like student debt, executive action and NSA surveillance. Deputy opinion editor Omar Etman moderates the conversation. [youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uBe_SMot9OI[/youtube]

Obama sets agenda with State of the Union address

Obama sets agenda with State of the Union address

By Nicole Brown and Veronica Carchedi

February 13, 2013


Filed under Exclude From Homepage List, News

  President Barack Obama addressed several issues related to college students while underlining job creation and bipartisan agreement during last night’s State of the Union Speech. Although tax credits, grants and better loans have made schooling more affordable, Obama said taking the b...

ABC LIVE STREAM: President Obama’s State of the Union address

ABC LIVE STREAM: President Obama’s State of the Union address

February 12, 2013


Filed under Exclude From Homepage List, News

  Bookmark this site for an uncluttered view of ABC's coverage of the State of the Union. Comment below. President Obama is poised to present the first State of the Union address since re-election. For a live stream and live blog coverage, follow the WSN team throughout the night as we bring...