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    myliftkk
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    Only question is, which one of the 4 GOP response’s are we supposed to watch?

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    The official GOP response is set to be delivered immediately after by Rep. Cathy McMorris Rodgers (R-WA), the fourth-ranking Republican in the House, who will appeal to women voters on behalf of a party that has often found itself marred by wild musings on abortion and rape.

    Americans will also get a rebuttal from Tea Party Sen. Mike Lee (R-UT), who supported a quixotic effort to shut down the government, that will follow the President as well.

    Or they can tune in to a pre-recorded address by Sen. Rand Paul (R-KY), a possible 2016 contender, which will air on YouTube after Obama finishes speaking.

    Rep. Ileana Ros-Lehtinen (R-FL) announced Monday she will deliver her own State of the Union response in Spanish that will be televised by CNN, Telemundo Univision and other channels.

    They’re like a bunch of newborn pups running around and peeing all over the nice carpet.

    #558478

    myliftkk
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    Now 5:

    Ron Paul will join the chorus of conservatives responding to President Obama’s State of the Union address on Tuesday by live tweeting the “REAL State of the Union.”

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    State of the Union: Obama calls for action, with or without Congress
    By Tom Cohen. Chelsea J. Carter and Leigh Ann Caldwell, CNN
    updated 10:22 PM EST, Tue January 28, 2014

    President Barack Obama called Tuesday in his State of the Union address for Republicans to stop trying to undermine his 2010 health care reform law passed with no GOP support, saying “the American people aren’t interested in refighting old battles.”

    He continued by saying, “Let’s not have another 40-something votes to repeal a law that’s already helping millions of Americans,” Obama said.

    READ MORE: http://www.cnn.com/2014/01/28/politics/2014-state-of-the-union/index.html?hpt=hp_t1

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    The good, the bad, and the weird at Obama’s State of the Union
    01/29/14 12:15 AM—UPDATED 01/29/14 09:18 AM
    By Benjy Sarlin

    It must be stressful being a member of Congress during the State of the Union. Every line demands a critical snap decision – to applaud or not applaud?

    READ MORE: http://www.msnbc.com/msnbc/state-of-the-union-good-bad-weird

    #558481

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    Obama vows to act ‘with or without Congress,’ takes proposals on the road
    Published January 29, 2014

    After vowing in his State of the Union address to use the power of the pen to pursue his agenda in 2014, President Obama once again is hitting the campaign trail to tout his proposals – while countering criticism that his presidency has entered a lame-duck phase.

    READ MORE: http://www.foxnews.com/politics/2014/01/29/obama-vows-to-act-with-or-without-congress-takes-proposals-on-road/

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    5 Things We Learned From The President’s Speech
    by FRANK JAMES
    January 29, 2014 2:34 AM

    Much of what was in President Obama’s fifth State of the Union address was expected — it was signaled for days leading into the speech. Even so, there were a few revealing moments.

    READ MORE: http://www.npr.org/blogs/itsallpolitics/2014/01/28/267939184/5-things-we-learned-from-the-presidents-speech?ft=1&f=1003

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