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Members Of Congress React To Obama's Speech

President Obama has delivered what could be his last State of the Union address as he fights for re-election. How did speech go over with the 535 members of Congress? Among those commenting, California Republican Dana Rohrbacher said Obama tried to take both sides on a lot of issues.
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Obama Speech Depicts Country At A Crossroads

President Obama gave his State of the Union address Tuesday night. The speech was one part blueprint for economic cooperation, and one part political warning shot — as Obama prepares for a tough re-election campaign.
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Analysis: A New Initiative To Help Homeowners, But Can It Fly?

In his State of the Union address, the president announced a new initiative to help homeowners save money by refinancing their mortgages. But in an election year, the president may not be able to get such legislation through Congress.
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Analysis: New Team To Probe Mortgage, Banking Fraud

In his State of the Union address, the president announced a new special investigations unit to dig into fraud and wrongdoing in the mortgage and banking system in the run-up to the financial crisis and housing market collapse.
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Analysis: Landmark Health Overhaul Gets Barely A Mention

When it came to health, what was most surprising was how little President Obama had to say in his State of the Union address.

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