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Join APAP for State of the Union Address Viewing Parties

As you may be aware, the President's final State of the Union address of his first term will be delivered on January 24th, 2012 at 9pm.  Most of us will be waiting to hear the President's policy goals and plans for dealing with Congress in the months leading up to the 2012 elections.  Be sure to visit APAP's blog after the SOTU for reactions to the speech, live blogging and analysis from the progressive perspective.


What does the State of the Union hold for immigration reform?

From the Restore Fairness blog-

Delivered to Congress last night, President Obama’s second State of the Union address was one that looked squarely into the future, and was charged with optimism, hope and the spirit of cooperation-

Finding immigration reform in Obama's State of the Union address

From the Restore Fairness blog.

Yesterday, President Obama addressed the issue of immigration reform in his State of the Union speech.

“We should continue the work of fixing our broken immigration system to secure our borders, enforce our laws and ensure that everyone who plays by the rules can contribute to our economy and enrich our nation.”