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by Imara Jones on February 13 2013, 10:17AM
We’re two weeks away from yet another crop of austerity measures that make the sorts of ideas laid out in President Obama’s State of the Union simply impossible.
by Jorge Rivas on February 12 2013, 11:06AM
The parents of Chicago teen Hadiya Pendelton will attend President Barack Obama’s State of the Union address Tuesday as guests of first lady Michelle Obama, according to local news reports. “It’s bittersweet,” Cleopatra Cowley told NBC News after she and her…
by Imara Jones on February 8 2013, 8:57AM
In his annual address to Congress on Tuesday, the president will consider the state of our union. His first assessment must be of himself and his relationship to House Republicans.
by Jorge Rivas on February 7 2013, 11:02AM
On Wednesday, House Speaker John Boehner (R-OH) and Senate Republican Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) announced Sen. Marco Rubio (R-FL) to deliver the Republican Address to the Nation following the President’s State of the Union address. Rubio, who is Cuban-American, will…
by Julianne Hing on January 27 2011, 12:22PM
Education reformers argue the task is far larger than the president acknowledges.
by Kai Wright on January 26 2011, 4:09PM
There are many tough choices coming up, and consumer protection may be the biggest.
by Jorge Rivas on January 26 2011, 3:00PM
Wonder how last night measured up? Take a look.
Topics: State of the Union
by Jamilah King on January 26 2011, 12:45PM
Actions, not ideas, are really what’s driving today’s fight over broadband access.
by Kai Wright on January 25 2011, 9:11PM
Recap the State of the Union with Colorlines.com editor Kai Wright’s live blog of the speech.
by Kai Wright on January 24 2011, 10:36AM
But do we have two years to wait for real jobs investments while elections unfold?
by Channing Kennedy on January 28 2010, 2:21AM
“I never suggested that change would be easy, or that I can do it alone. ” President Barack Obama almost gave us a call to action tonight. Commentators Chris Rabb and Lola Adesioye sat down with ColorLines’s Tammy Johnson following…