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State of Union Allows Presidents to Outline Agendai
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February 11, 2013 5:05 PM
The United States Constitution mandates that the president address Congress on the current State of the Union. What began as a handwritten note to Congressmen has evolved into a show of televised political theatre, broadcast globally, in which a sitting president is nothing if not bold. VOA’s Laurel Bowman has more.

State of Union Allows Presidents to Outline Agenda

Published February 11, 2013

The United States Constitution mandates that the president address Congress on the current State of the Union. What began as a handwritten note to Congressmen has evolved into a show of televised political theatre, broadcast globally, in which a sitting president is nothing if not bold. VOA’s Laurel Bowman has more.