Previewing Biden's 2023 State of the Union
President Joe Biden will give his second State of the Union address on Tuesday evening, and is expected to intensify his message that Republicans and Democrats can work together.
The Details: Biden is expected to address a number of issues such as immigration reform, the debt ceiling, Russia's invasion of Ukraine, crime, and police brutality. Arkansas Governor Sarah Huckabee Sanders will deliver the Republican response.
Key Quotes: "I think what the No. 1 thing [the president] should be conveying is a positive message about the [law enforcement] profession and how the profession is a normal one. The profession is an honorable one," said Larry Cosme, president of the Federal Law Enforcement Officers Association (FLEOA). “To me, it sort of sets the stage for I think what’s going to be just a consequential battle this year between Joe Biden and House Republicans,” said Robert Gibbs, who served as former President Barack Obama’s press secretary.
For Context: The address will take place amid a divided Congress and an expected upcoming announcement from Biden that he will seek re-election.
How the Media Covered it: Sources across the political spectrum previewed the address, and focused on speculation about what Biden's main talking points will be.
Featured Coverage of this Story
From the RightBiden should project ‘positive message’ on policing in State of the Union speech: law enforcement leader
The head of one of the nation's top law enforcement organizations is urging President Biden to strike a "positive" tone on policing during his upcoming State of the Union address to show support for the men and women risking their lives for the community as the profession deals with recruitment and retainment issues.
Larry Cosme, president of the Federal Law Enforcement Officers Association (FLEOA), told Fox News Digital he met with Attorney General Merrick Garland for a law enforcement roundtable Thursday. Other groups represented there were the Fraternal Order of Police, the...
From the CenterArkansas Gov. Huckabee Sanders to give Republican response to Biden's State of the Union
Arkansas Governor Sarah Huckabee Sanders, who served as White House press secretary under Donald Trump, will deliver the Republican response to President Joe Biden's State of the Union address next week, party leaders announced on Thursday.
Huckabee Sanders, who describes herself as a conservative reformer, will speak from the state capital Little Rock after Biden's remarks on Tuesday before a joint session of Congress.
It will be Biden's first State of the Union since Republicans won control of the House of Representatives in November's election.
Both addresses could serve as...
From the LeftThe State of the Union is Tuesday: Here's what you can expect from Joe Biden's speech
A divided Congress. An expected upcoming re-election announcement. Those are the twin forces that will shape President Joe Biden’s State of the Union address Tuesday.
Delivering the second State of the Union of his presidency, Biden will amplify his message that Democrats and Republicans can work together.
But facing dim prospects for more major legislative wins, a looming showdown over the federal budget and a GOP House investigating his administration and family, Biden will tout his successes and lay out what more he wants to do if given the chance.
“To me, it sort of sets...
March 30th, 2023
March 30th, 2023
March 10th, 2023
March 6th, 2023