TIME takes a look back at some of the most notable State of the Union moments throughout American history.
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The response to the State of the Union is a lousy assignment. Considering the circumstances, Florida senator Marco Rubio did OK.
After Obama finished his State of the Union address, he picked up the phone for a call with Organizing for Action, his new nonprofit.
In the most emotional moment of the State of the Union, President Obama proclaimed that the families of the victims of gun violence “deserve a vote” in Congress on a gun control bill.
The full text of the Republican Address to the Nation, as prepared for delivery.
Here is the full text of President Obama’s address, as prepared for delivery.
TIME’s political team will begin liveblogging President Obama’s State of the Union address at 8:45pm tonight.
Since the nuclear era, one Cabinet member has been designated to hide and lead the nation in the event that America’s most powerful politicians are all wiped out during the State of the Union address. UPDATE
Apple is a symbol of American innovation, but it does most of its business, employs most of its workers, and keeps much of its money overseas.