Tuesday, February 24, 2009

Obama Joint Session Speech: Resources for Analysis

While this wasn't truly a State of the Union, President Barack Obama's speech to a Joint Session of Congress tonight was still the political equivalent of the Super Bowl. The pressure was on, the rivalries were clear, the nation was tuned in -- and the newly-minted president delivered in spades. Below are some great pieces to help you analyze the speech's impact and import.

Quotable Quotes: Speech Transcript

Winners and Losers: Which federal programs and agencies got verbal real estate, and which didn't?

Shades of Grey: Fact Checking the Speech

He Said What? Gov. Bobby Jindal (R-LA) and The Republican Response

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Gunfighter said...

A fine speech, as far as I am concerned, Zaffy.

Zowdu said...


Great post....

There's a political website, called:


It has some interesting things that are almost as interesting as this blog's stuff! I think you'd like it.

Thanks for the good post!