President Delivers State of the Union Address

Creating a lasting economy built on the “American Promise.”

That was the premise behind President Obama’s address to Congress and the Nation tonight.

The President outlined what has been successful so far and what needs to be done for a more prosperous future.

He presented a blueprint for a lasting economy. The message was simple hard work creates economic success.The president also emphasized the need for more American manufacturing and energy.

The president also touched on accomplishments with foreign policy.

He stated the fact that there are no Americans fighting in Iraq for the first time in 9 years.

President Obama also addressed the housing crisis, new ideas for making college more affordable and announced a plan for unfair trade inspections.

We will bring you Congressman Dan Benisheks thoughts on the President’s speech on Wednesday at 5:30.