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Obama: Nation is stronger

President seeks unity to bolster economy

President Barack Obama gives his State of the Union address Tuesday during a joint session of Congress on Capitol Hill in Washington.
President Barack Obama gives his State of the Union address Tuesday during a joint session of Congress on Capitol Hill in Washington.
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Uncompromising and politically emboldened, President Barack Obama urged a deeply divided Congress Tuesday night to embrace his plans to use government money to create jobs and strengthen the nation’s middle class. He declared Republican ideas for reducing the deficit “even worse” than the unpalatable deals Washington had to stomach during his first term. In his first State of the Union address since winning re-election, Obama conceded economic revival is an “unfinished task,” but he claimed ...

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