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Obama to Urge Action on Economy During State of Union Speechi
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January 27, 2014 4:43 PM
President Barack Obama's fifth State of the Union Address on Tuesday will be closely watched in the U.S. and around the world. He is expected to renew his call for a "year of action" on the U.S. economy and to help the middle class. As Senior White House correspondent Dan Robinson reports, ongoing political polarization in Washington will pose ongoing challenges to his agenda.

Obama to Urge Action on Economy During State of Union Speech

Published January 27, 2014

President Barack Obama's fifth State of the Union Address on Tuesday will be closely watched in the U.S. and around the world. He is expected to renew his call for a "year of action" on the U.S. economy and to help the middle class. As Senior White House correspondent Dan Robinson reports, ongoing political polarization in Washington will pose ongoing challenges to his agenda.


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