Tuesday, February 12, 2013
- Happy birthday Abe
- February 12 is Abraham Lincoln's birthday.
- Article II, Section 3, Clause 1
- The President “shall from time to time give to the Congress Information on the State of the Union, and recommend to their Consideration such measures as he shall judge necessary and expedient.”
- How many?
- Including President Obama’s 2012 address, there have been a total of 91 in person Annual Messages/State of the Union Addresses.
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Transcript of Obama's State of the Union speech
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