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Beattie Report on SOTU Asia React

Q&A Harald & Beattie / SOTU Asia React/ President Barack Obama, in his State of the Union address to Congress and the American people, said, after more than a decade of war, America's task now is to reignite economic growth at home to create a rising, thriving middle class. Asia analyst Scott Harold with RAND Corporation in Hong Kong tells VOA's Victor Beattie Mr. Obama's domestic agenda will have implications for American strength and appeal abroad.