State of the Union Address

Obama Leaves a Few Details Out of SoTU Guest’s Story

Jennifer Van Laar, Independent Journal Review

Using a former Democratic campaign staffer seems to be drawing attention away from his message of economic recovery and helping everyday Americans.

MSNBC Slams O for SOTU Bragging That Was ‘Not Close to Reality’

Kyle Becker, Independent Journal Review

MSNBC hosts, who are routinely supportive of Obama, splashed some cold water on several of O’s claims he made during the State of the Union. Chris Matthews & Andrea Mitchell laid out a sobering picture of why several of O’s words were ‘not close to reality.'

Defiant O Pushes Lib Agenda He Knows Will Go Nowhere

Rick Moran, American Thinker

Obama's State of the Union speech was a throwback, a rehash of liberal ideas and dreams over the last 40 years that have no chance of passage and will never even see the light of day in comm. hearings on the Hill. Then why propose them? 

Obama Takes Credit For Policies He Opposes

Rich Tucker, Breitbart

Obama is certainly fortunate in at least 1 way: The country he leads is innovative and so resource-rich, it’s able to overcome his administration’s attempts to strangle it in red tape. America is surviving in spite of his policies, not because of them.

Libertarian Party to O: Need to Massively Downsize, Defund Gov't

Pete Kasperowicz, The Blaze

The Libertarian Party dismissed Obama’s State of the Union address as another effort to “make Big Gov't even bigger.” Arvin Vohra of the Nat'l Libertarian Comm. said O’s ideas, & even those being advanced by many R's, are about letting the gov't take more control over people’s lives.

Obama’s State of the Union in Three Words – Please Add Yours

Here are ten of our favorites "State of the Union in Three Words" tweets. Have some fun and add yours.

Clawson’s Tea Party Response To Obama’s SOTU Versus GOP Establishment Response

Contrast Sen. Joni Ernst's role as spokesman for the emptiness of the establishment Republican agenda, with that of Rep. Curt Clawson and the limited government constitutional conservatives of the Tea Party.

Today Is A Good Day To Recall The November Mandate Voters Gave The GOP

Obama’s State of the Union address is a good time to remind your Member of Congress that he or she was elected to protect and defend the Constitution from the tidal wave of Obama's encroachments that threaten the basic God-given freedom from government that individuals are guaranteed. 

CHQ Endorsed Rep. Curt Clawson To Give Tea Party Response To Obama’s SOTU

Outsider Rep. Curt Clawson, whom CHQ endorsed in the FL-19 special primary last year, has been chosen to deliver the Tea Party response to President Obama's State of the Union address tonight. The best way to see Clawson's Tea Party response to Obama is through the Tea Party Express livestream at

GOP Flocks to Bill Curbing Obama's Power

Molly K. Hooper, The Hill

43 House Repubs. have recently backed legislation that calls for legal action against Obama. Obama threatened to enact policies if Congress didn't act in his State of the Union address.

Why Mike Lee's TeaParty Response Was Amazing

Patrick Howley, Daily Caller

Here are a few reasons why Lee's speech was so on-point: he slammed estab. R's, called for protest and cited the Founding Fathers, finally offered a populist Repub. explanation of economic inequality, emphasized education, and pushed states’ rights.

Keene: Obama Turns Authoritarian

David Keene, The Washington Times

Obama has turned authoritarian, rather than work with Congress. His SOTU address was more of a rally cry than a speech.

DeMint Blasts Obama Over Exec. Orders

Amy Payne, Heritage Foundation Blog

"Obama and his apologists insist that ruling through executive action is the only option because we live in an exceptionally partisan age. Tell that to Ronald Reagan who worked with a Congress led by liberal Democrats, or Bill Clinton, who found ways to work with a Congress that had impeached him," said Jim DeMint.

Wake Up & Realize: YOU Are America

Jen Kuznicki, CNS News

There is no more time for those who think it will fix itself, putting the burden on others since they haven't the stomach. Sunshine Patriots will be given no quarter. 

Obama’s SOTU Brings Ayn Rand’s Atlas Shrugged to Life

Whatever they said in response to Obama's State of the Union address, until Republicans actually fight Obama’s agenda to a conclusion that does not involve caving-in to the President’s plan to bring about the dystopian world of government enforced income equality that Ayn Rand envisioned in Atlas Shrugged they will remain irrelevant.

Father of Benghazi Victim to Attend SOTU

Caroline May, Daily Caller

Calling the guest a “genuine victim of failed foreign policy,” Rep. Jim Bridenstine (R-OK) will be hosting Charles Woods, the father of Navy SEAL Ty Woods who was killed during the September 11 attacks in Benghazi.

Cruz: Obama Should Apologize for OCare in SoTU

Real Clear Politics Staff

Ted Cruz wants Obama to apologize during the State of the Union address for lying that Americans could keep their doctors. He also said, "Throughout the shutdown, I opposed a gov't shutdown. I said we shouldn't shut down the gov't. I think it was a mistake that Obama and the Democrats shut the gov't down."

Lee to Give TeaParty Response to Obama SOTU

Catalina Camia, USA Today

"For the Tea Party movement, 2014 is not just about taking back the Senate, but it is also about putting forward conservative ideas that will allow for America to prosper," said Amy Kremer, chair of the Tea Party Express. "Sen. Mike Lee has been both a Tea Party hero, and a conservative leader."

House GOP Trying to Fool You On Immigration

Jake Sherman and Seung Min Kim, Politico

In secret talks, House Repub. establishment leaders revealed they want to release their 'principles for immigration reform,' before the 1/28 SOTU address. They're pulling out all the stops to get conservatives on their side, but don't be fooled.