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    1969 State of the Union Address

    President Lyndon Johnson delivered his final State of the Union Address to Congress on January 14, 1969, less than a week before the inauguration of his successor, Republican Richard Nixon.…

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    Counting of Electoral College Votes

    The House and Senate convened for a joint session of Congress to verify certificates and count electoral college votes from each state for president and vice president of the United States.…

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    President Roosevelt's "Day of Infamy" Address to Congress

    President Roosevelt addressed a Joint Session of Congress on December 8, 1941, the day after the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor. President Roosevelt denounced the attack and asked Congress…

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    Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi Address to Joint Meeting of Congress

    Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi addressed a joint meeting of Congress. He emphasized India’s shared values with the U.S. and cooperation in promoting stability in Asia.

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    2016 State of the Union Address

    President Obama delivered his seventh and final State of the Union address to a joint session of Congress, in which he outlined his priorities for legislative action and the American people. Among the…

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    State of the Union Joint Session

    Live coverage of the president’s State of the Union address included announcements of officials and dignitaries and the president’s speech. During the president’s speech, tweets from…

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    2000 State of the Union Address

    President Clinton delivered his seventh and final State of the Union address to members of the House and Senate, the executive branch, the diplomatic corps and guests in the gallery. He said that…

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    1992 State of the Union Address

    President Bush delivered the annual State of the Union address to a joint session of Congress.

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    1988 State of the Union Address

    President Ronald Reagan delivered his State of the Union address to a joint session of Congress. He talked about the values of work, family, religion and freedom. He set out several objectives: take…

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    1980 State of the Union Address

    President Jimmy Carter delivered his State of the Union address to the joint session of Congress. Topics included the Iran hostage situation, the Russian invasion of Afghanistan and energy…

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    Pope Francis Address to Joint Meeting of Congress

    Pope Francis addressed a joint meeting of Congress, the first pontiff in history to address both chambers. He implored members of Congress and the nation to work together to address some of the most urgent…

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    Pope Francis Arrival at the U.S. Capitol

    Pope Francis arrived at the U.S. Capitol for his address to a joint meeting of Congress.

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    Japanese Prime Minister Address to Joint Meeting of Congress

    Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe addressed a joint meeting of Congress, the first Japanese leader to address both chambers. The prime minister called for closer ties with the U.S., saying “Let the two of us, "America and Japan, join our…

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    Afghan President Ashraf Ghani Address to Joint Meeting of Congress

    Afghan President Ashraf Ghani addressed a joint meeting of Congress. He thanked Congress for the money it had appropriated for Afghanistan over the years and acknowledged the American…

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    Israeli Prime Minister Address to Joint Meeting of Congress

    Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu addressed a joint meeting of Congress. He thanked the U.S. for standing with Israel throughout history and outlined his opposition to a possible deal with Iran…

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    2015 State of the Union Address

    In his annual State of the Union address to a joint session of Congress, President Obama outlined his priorities for legislative action and the American people. While citing improvements in…

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    1965 State of the Union Address

    In his second State of the Union address, President Johnson called on Americans to continue on the “road to the great society,” proposing a sweeping national agenda from education reforms to a war on deadly…

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    1975 State of the Union Address

    In his first State of the Union address, five months after assuming office following President Nixon’s resignation, President Gerald R. Ford told Congress he didn’t expect much applause because “I’ve got bad news.” He…

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    State of the Union Joint Session

    Live coverage of the president’s State of the Union address included announcements of officials and dignitaries, the president’s speech, and recess of the House. During the president’s…

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    1995 State of the Union Address

    In his State of the Union address President Clinton called for a new social compact in which Americans exercise their rights and their responsibilities to their families, neighbors, and…

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