Tag: SOTU

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Nancy Pelosi’s SOTU Response: DACA Illegal Aliens ‘Are Americans Too’

House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi responded to President Trump’s “State of the Union” (SOTU) address by claiming that the roughly 3.5 million illegal aliens who are enrolled and eligible for the President Obama-created Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program “are Americans too.”

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Celebs Swoon Over Obama’s Last SOTU, Trash Republicans and Kim Davis

Hollywood was watching as President Obama delivered his final State of the Union address on Tuesday night. Most celebrities heaped praise on the president and expressed regret that the address would be his last. Others took the opportunity to trash Republicans.

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Mexico Embassy Spokesman: ‘America Is a Continent, Not a Country’

A spokesman for the nation of Mexico tweeted that America is “not a country” in response to Hillary Clinton’s Spanish-language take on the State of the Union address. Clinton tweeted her support for President Obama in Spanish during Tuesday night’s

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Obama Praises No Child Left Behind Reform, Universal Pre-K in SOTU

In his final State of the Union address Tuesday evening, President Barack Obama counted the recent reform of No Child Left Behind (NCLB) and the law’s new pre-school provision as hallmarks of his tenure as president, and he said he will continue to fight for universal pre-K and free community college.