Browsing All posts tagged under »The State of the Union Address (SOTU)«

Malice Aforethought, An Exercise In Impotence

February 2, 2018 by


By Edward Cline ~ It was educational to watch the audience during President Donald Trump’s State of the Union address in Congress the night of January 30th. The Democratic side of the House played dead. The #Resistance is a hate group. It refuses to acknowledge the election of Donald Trump, even to the point of […]

NYT’s Petulant Take On SOTU: Trump ‘Rarely Lets Details Get In The Way Of A Good Story’

February 1, 2018 by


By Clay Waters ~ Reporter Peter Baker’s front-page “news analysis” in Wednesday’s New York Times, written before President Trump’s first State of the Union speech, tried to frame the President as an unpopular, divisive, uncompassionate exaggerator: “The Salesman Most Still Aren’t Sold On.” And Helene Cooper’s live coverage provided this snarky bit: “All of the […]

CNN Discredits Own Poll Showing Overwhelming Positive Reaction To SOTU

January 31, 2018 by


By Nicholas Fondacaro ~ In an amazing example of just how out of touch they were with the American people Tuesday, CNN prefaced the release of their very positive State of the Union reaction poll by claiming it wasn’t repetitive of the nation. “It’s not representative of the country overall it is a poll of […]

Liberal Foundations Behind State Of The Union Fact-Checking

January 30, 2018 by


By Aly Nielsen ~ This year, liberals are not content to wait until after President Donald Trump’s State of the Union speech to resist. Instead, the liberal-funded Duke University Reporters’ Lab will be testing a fact-checking app that will allow fact-checkers from Politifact, The Washington Post and to post fact-checks in real time. The […]

The 5 Key Points Trump Will Talk About In First State Of The Union

January 29, 2018 by


By Fred Lucas ~ President Donald Trump hopes to strike a “bipartisan” and “forward-looking” tone when pushing a theme of “Building a Safe, Strong and Proud America,” for his first State of the Union address on Tuesday, a senior administration official said. The speech will focus on five key issues: seeking to reach an immigration […]

Fact-Checking President Obama’s Final State Of The Union

January 13, 2016 by


By Melissa Quinn and Josh Siegel  and Philip Wegmann ~ President Barack Obama looked to the future Tuesday night in his final State of the Union address, touching on issues ranging from health care and the economy to climate change, terrorism and military strength. Obama touted the achievements of his seven years in office, and outlined how […]

Muslim Group “CAIR” invited To Obama’s State Of The Union Address

January 13, 2016 by


By Steve Emerson ~ As many as 25 House Democrats are expected to have Muslim guests during Tuesday night’s State of the Union speech. It’s in response to a call from Democratic National Committee chair Debbie Wasserman Schultz and Minnesota Rep. Keith Ellison, the first Muslim voted into Congress, to counter an “alarming rise in […]