Notable State of the Union moments you might have missed

Notable State of the Union moments you might have missed

(WASHINGTON) -- The day after any State of the Union address there's always buzz over the notable moments -- and this year's affair had plenty to spare. Political divisiveness was the order of the day as millions of Americans saw enthusiastic Democrats quick to give President Joe Biden standing ovations,…
Romney and Santos get into a back-and-forth at State of the Union

Romney and Santos get into a back-and-forth at State of the Union

(WASHINGTON) --┬áSen. Mitt Romney, R-Utah, and embattled Republican Rep. George Santos got into a verbal altercation at the State of the Union address Tuesday night as the New Yorker's presence in Congress continues to rankle some of his GOP colleagues. The incident began after Romney came across Santos while walking…
Biden takes State of the Union’s Social Security theme on the road

Biden takes State of the Union’s Social Security theme on the road

(DEFOREST, Wis.) -- Embracing good reviews of his State of the Union performance Tuesday night, President Joe Biden on Wednesday revisited some of his key themes, making his case to "finish the job" on the road in Wisconsin, a 2024 election battleground state. While Republican leaders on Wednesday defended their…
Why Biden, Republicans fought over Social Security at State of the Union

Why Biden, Republicans fought over Social Security at State of the Union

(WASHINGTON) -- The most dramatic moment of Tuesday's State of the Union address came when several Republicans audibly booed President Joe Biden, with Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene even shouting he's a "liar." The cause of their anger: what he claims "some Republicans" want to do to Social Security. Biden accused…
GOP leaders defend members calling Biden a ‘liar’ during State of the Union

GOP leaders defend members calling Biden a ‘liar’ during State of the Union

(WASHINGTON) -- Top House Republicans, including Speaker Kevin McCarthy, on Wednesday defended their members for heckling President Joe Biden and calling him a "liar" during Tuesday night's State of the Union address. While the evening saw GOP outbursts when Biden mentioned the southern border and fentanyl crisis, the shouts of…
State of the Union address: Read the transcript

State of the Union address: Read the transcript

(WASHINGTON) -- President Joe Biden on Tuesday delivered his second State of the Union address, this time to a divided Congress. In a speech that clocked in at 72 minutes, Biden urged unity as he called on lawmakers to "finish the job" on key priorities such as the economy, police…
Afghans resettled in US face uncertain future, fear of forced return

Afghans resettled in US face uncertain future, fear of forced return

(FAIRFAX, Va.) -- Getting to America was supposed to be the hard part. Now, for thousands of Afghan allies who evacuated alongside U.S. troops, staying in the country is proving to be just as harrowing. More than 18 months after nearly 76,000 Afghan refugees arrived on military planes, Congress has…