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@ Brookings Podcast: The History of the State of the Union

Presidential scholar and former White House speech writer Stephen Hess has seen many presidents deliver the State of the Union message, and studied its evolution over the past two centuries. As Washington prepares for President Obama’s second such address, the senior fellow emeritus discusses the history of the speech.

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The State of the Union in a Historical Context

SERIES: @ Brookings Video Podcast | Number 97