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    Congressman Unleashes on Obama Immediately Following State of the Union: He ‘Doesn’t Understand the World’
    Jan13

    Congressman Unleashes on Obama Immediately Following State of the Union: He ‘Doesn’t Understand the World’

    Immediately following President Barack Obama’s final State of the Union address, Rep. Duncan Hunter (R-Calif.) did not hold back, slamming the president for being “naive and childish” on national security and asserted that Obama did not understand the world in general. “He doesn’t understand the world. He simply doesn’t...

    Obama Urges Americans to Expunge Cynicism, Fear From Politics
    Jan13

    Obama Urges Americans to Expunge Cynicism, Fear From Politics

    President Barack Obama implored Americans to turn away from cynicism and fear, in a final State of the Union address that at times represented a rebuke of the bitter campaign to succeed him. “The future we want — opportunity and security for our families, a rising standard of living and a sustainable, peaceful planet for our kids —...

    SOTU Live Blogging (Now We’re Talking Edition)
    Jan13

    SOTU Live Blogging (Now We’re Talking Edition)

    9:43 PM: This essential point – both on Russia and ISIS – is a real needle to thread but incredibly important. Russia’s aggressive behavior in Ukraine and Syria are largely tied to fear of losing few remaining international clients. And puncture this nonsense about the fight against ISIS being World War III or the war of our...

    International Migration Has Surged 41% Since 2000, U.N. Says
    Jan13

    International Migration Has Surged 41% Since 2000, U.N. Says

    (UNITED NATIONS) — The number of people who migrated to foreign countries surged by 41% in the last 15 years to reach 244 million in 2015, according to a United Nations study released Tuesday. Of those people, 20 million are refugees. The U.N. is planning a series of meetings in 2016 to address migration, including a March 30 gathering in Geneva...

    What Obama Got Wrong in the State of the Union
    Jan13

    What Obama Got Wrong in the State of the Union

    Heritage Foundation experts weigh in on President Obama’s State of the Union address: The Economy Is Far From Booming President Obama boasts America is in the “middle of the longest streak of private-sector job creation in history.” On paper, he is right. But the economy is far from booming. While the labor market has improved, it remains...

    Barack Obama (transcript): ‘Our brand of democracy is hard.’
    Jan13

    Barack Obama (transcript): ‘Our brand of democracy is hard.’

    President Barack Obama delivers his State of the Union address before a joint session of Congress on Capitol Hill in Washington, Tuesday, Jan. 12, 2016. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci, Pool)U.S. President Barack Obama’s State of the Union Address, as prepared for delivery. Mr. Speaker, Mr. Vice President, Members of Congress, my fellow Americans:...

    Full text: Barack Obama’s last State of the Union address
    Jan13

    Full text: Barack Obama’s last State of the Union address

    President Barack Obama shakes hands with House Speaker Paul Ryan of Wisconsin as Vice President Joe Biden watches before the State of the Union address to a joint session of Congress on Capitol Hill in Washington. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci) Below is the full text of President Barack Obama’s final State of the Union address as released by the...

    Here’s the full text of President Obama’s final State of the Union address
    Jan13

    Here’s the full text of President Obama’s final State of the Union address

    REUTERS/Mandel Ngan/PoolPresident Obama is delivering his final State of the Union address. Here’s the full text, via the White House: Mr. Speaker, Mr. Vice President, Members of Congress, my fellow Americans. Tonight marks the eighth year I’ve come here to report on the State of the Union. And for this final one, I’m going to...

    Obama in Final State of the Union: ‘Tonight, We Turn the Page’
    Jan13

    Obama in Final State of the Union: ‘Tonight, We Turn the Page’

    Here is the full text of President Obama’s final State of the Union address, as released by the White House and prepared for delivery Tuesday at 9 p.m. EST. >>> Watch the Speech Live on The Daily Signal Mr. Speaker, Mr. Vice President, Members of Congress, my fellow Americans: Tonight marks the eighth year I’ve come here to...

    Georgia Crackdown Worrisome, European Rights Group Says
    Jan13

    Georgia Crackdown Worrisome, European Rights Group Says

    The Council of Europe told Georgia on Tuesday to improve its justice system, saying it was worried about allegations that authorities have been abusing the law to conduct a politically motivated crackdown on the opposition. The criticism from the pan-European human rights body comes at a sensitive time for Georgia, which has sought to move closer...