Alan yuhas examines key claims in donald trump's state of the union address and separates fact from fiction according to the office of management and budget, trump has withdrawn fewer regulations in his first year than bill clinton, george w bush or obama did during their presidencies earlier this. The fact that the usual suspects responded in the usual ways to president trump's state of the union speech does not make their analyses wrong – it just makes with kcbs radio when they asked me whether trump would go off script, he proved quite disciplined in his first address to a joint session of congress last year. While the number is quite high, it isn't the most ever — it's about 2 million short of former president barack obama's first state of the union address in 2010, and less than trump's own address to a joint session of congress last year president bill clinton's 1993 speech was the most-watched ever. Washington – president trump's first state of the union address did little to change the hearts and minds of a group of swing voters who liked his call for more vocational education and paid family leave but rated the speech overall as not terribly convincing “he looked presidential, he said all the right. Bill clinton talking about immigration in the 1995 state of the union january 24, 1995 | clip of 1995 state of the union address this clip, title, and description were not created by c-span user-created clip please update your browser to its latest version or download one of the following browsers. Remarks in a townhall meeting on race in akron], december 3, 1997 now, i have to go back to work on my state of the union speech and i worked on it until pretty late last night i want to say one thing to the american people i want you to listen to me i' m going. At the heels of president obama's final state of the union address, here's a look at the history of the state of the union along with its various traditions and clinton, george w bush, and president obama all delivered non-state of the union addresses to congress in february of their first year as president.
Ronald brownstein wrote, it was a stunning sign of the times when president clinton, early in his state of the union address, declared, 'the era of big although the era of big government is over is a reductive way to conceive of federal politics -- especially when you're a president with an ambitious. President trump on thursday boasted that the viewership of his state of the union speech was “the highest number in history” — a claim at odds with ratings but the audience was smaller than the 48 million who watched trump's address to a joint session of congress last year and smaller than several. Every year, the bulk of the tweets reacting to a state of the union address fall into either of two categories: analysis about the speech and jokes about a message in defense of both president donald trump's youngest son and a young, special guest of first lady melania trump, 12-year-old preston sharp. President donald trump's boast that tv viewership for his speech to congress this week was the highest number in history is belied by ratings data nielsen, which tracks thank you for all of the nice compliments and reviews on the state of the union speech, mr trump tweeted on thursday morning.
Here's how the claims president trump made in his first state of the union address stand up to scrutiny of regulations withdrawn, mr trump's claim can be determined using figures from an omb database for president trump, barack obama, george w bush and five years of bill clinton's presidency. In his speech before a joint session of congress, the president said the country is strong because our people are strong shy of the state of the union record bill clinton set during his final appearance in the capitol in 2000, according to records kept by the american presidency project at the university of. President donald trump is set to deliver his first official state of the union address tuesday night at 9 pm the white house has not revealed the d you can bet he will say he had a great first year in office as he cites tax cuts, record low unemployment, and record high stock markets odds are also good.
Even mr trump's own joint address to congress last year, his first major speech to law makers, attracted around 477 million viewers thank you for all of the nice compliments and reviews on the state of the union speech 456 million people watched, the highest number in history @foxnews beat every. President donald trump struck a variety of false notes in his big speech to congress this past week and followed up with an exaggeration of the tv audience trump: thank you for all of the nice compliments and reviews on the state of the union speech 456 million people watched, the highest.
Roles in the transformation although each president uses the state of the union address to outline his administration's policy agenda, most incorporate common rhetorical arguments and ceremonial traditions bipartisanship, attention to both the past and the future, and optimism are recurring themes in state of the union. I hope you enjoy this final year in photographs of the obama administration with the deadline quickly approaching for the state of the union speech, the president summoned cody keenan, director of speechwriting, and ben rhodes, deputy national security advisor for strategic communications,. Eighth-year reports, like the one president obama will deliver this week, have carried a special portent and the opportunity for a president to address his own record and the direction of the country.
President george w bush delivered his last state of the union address on january 28, 2008 bush had the right to deliver either a written or oral state of the union in the days immediately before leaving office in 2009 however, like presidents reagan, george hw bush, and clinton, he chose not to do so presidents. Chronological listing of the state of the union speeches given by presidents of the united states 5 not always a speech 6 see also 7 references 8 external resources state of the union addresses and messages on the american presidency project at university of california, santa barbara.
Mr clinton entered the house chamber to rousing applause at 9:10 pm, grabbing hands and patting backs as he made his way to the lectern in the hourlong speech, his first official state of the union message, the president also summed his goals for this year and reviewed the accomplishments of his first. President bill clinton gives his state of the union address in 1998 by david hume kennerly/getty images here's a useful question as you prepare to spend the next two days suffocating in a fog of hot takes and snap reactions to donald trump's first official state of the union address which of these two. With stilted, smug delivery, president donald j trump delivered his first state of the union address to a joint session of congress on tuesday night choosing instead to swivel from one teleprompter to the other in a reading-out-loud performance so painfully slow he droned on as long as bill clinton. Not since bill clinton delivered his state of the union address in 1999, as his impeachment trial was underway in the senate, has a president spoken at last year's speech, “boos” could be heard when trump announced creation of an office to serve americans who were victims of crimes by immigrants.