History of State of the Union Addresses

Stonehill College professor Peter Ubertaccio taught a class on the history of State of the Union addresses. He described George… read more

Stonehill College professor Peter Ubertaccio taught a class on the history of State of the Union addresses. He described George Washington’s first address -- delivered in person -- but explained that many presidents who followed simply elected to send Congress a written statement until Woodrow Wilson in 1913. He explored how, since then, State of the Union speeches have evolved along with new technology and, in modern times, have been used to bolster political platforms. close

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History of State of the Union Addresses

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Program ID:
453212-1
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Public Affairs Event
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Speech
Location:
Easton, Massachusetts, United States
First Aired:
Jan 26, 2019 | 7:59pm EST | C-SPAN 3
Last Aired:
Feb 05, 2019 | 5:22pm EST | C-SPAN 1

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  • Jan 26, 2019 | 7:59pm EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Jan 27, 2019 | 12:00am EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Feb 03, 2019 | 12:00pm EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Feb 05, 2019 | 2:15pm EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Feb 05, 2019 | 5:22pm EST | C-SPAN 1
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