SOTU 2015: The video, the transcript, the factcheck

SOTU 2015: The video, the transcript, the factcheck

Barack Obama delivered his seventh State of the Union speech to Congress and the nation last night. He’s a long speech-giver, his State of the Union speeches second in length to only Bill Clinton. The National Journal reports that this one was his second shortest, coming in just as the shot clock ticked down, at 59 minutes and 57 seconds.

Here’s the video.

Here’s the transcript.

Here’s a Glenn Kessler/Washington Post factcheck.

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