1976 State of the Union Address
Gerald Ford

President Ford reports that the State of the Union has improved in the past year, but reminds the people that there are still things to fix and improve to make en economy good enough to sustain every American Dream. The energy conservation, job creation, healthcare improvement and welfare programs are some of the areas the government is still wo... Read more

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Gerald Ford: 1976 State of the Union Address

January 19, 1976 (over 41 years ago)

President Ford reports that the State of the Union has improved in the past year, but reminds the people that there are still things to fix and improve to make en economy good enough to sustain every American Dream. The energy conservation, job creation, healthcare improvement and welfare program...

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Lyndon B. Johnson: 1967 State of the Union Address

January 10, 1967 (over 50 years ago)

President Johnson presents five P's that helped America progress in the previous three years: programs, partnerships, priorities, prosperity, and peace. Though there have been trying times due to war, the country still is still finding ways to make America a great nation.

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Lyndon B. Johnson: 1968 State of the Union Address

January 17, 1968 (over 49 years ago)

President Lyndon Johnson reports that the nation is still under trying times due to the war in Vietnam. However, he also proposes that while peace is wavering, the country must still look into other matters to improve the country and the world.

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Lyndon B. Johnson: 1969 State of the Union Address

January 14, 1969 (over 48 years ago)

In President Johnson's last State of the Union address, he commends the nation for achieving so much in terms of progress. However, he has regrets for not being able to complete some laws such as that for the licensing and registration of firearms. Nevertheless, he continues to urge the American ...

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George H.W. Bush: 1991 State of the Union Address

January 29, 1991 (over 26 years ago)

In George H. W. Bush's 1991 State of the Union Address, he sees a new world order, where brutality will go unrewarded and aggression will meet collective resistance. He talks about America's responsibility to freedom, an optimistic view of the economy, and the power of the individual. He also dis...

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George H.W. Bush: 1990 State of the Union Address

January 31, 1990 (over 27 years ago)

In President George H. W. Bush's 1990 State of the Union Address, he asks the people to reaffirm their allegiance to the American ideal. Bush talks about the changes in the world during 1989. About events that happened in Panama, Poland, and at the Berlin Wall. That today there is a need for lea...

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Franklin Roosevelt: State of the Union Address - Four Freedoms

January 6, 1941 (over 76 years ago)

President Roosevelet reports how the country is preparing to aid in the war in Europe. In a hopeful note, he gives the people a future founded on the four freedoms that civilizations have long been fighting for.

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Lyndon B. Johnson: 1966 State of the Union Address

January 12, 1966 (over 51 years ago)

President Lyndon Johnson speaks to the people about the state of the union, which is struggling due to the war in Vietnam. He lays out his plans on improving the life of Americans in the Great Society by addressing poverty, trade, crime, justice and equality.

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Lyndon B. Johnson: 1964 State of the Union Address

January 8, 1964 (over 53 years ago)

President Lyndon Johnson readies Congress to accomplish great things in their next session; to address civil rights, high taxes, poverty and the national deficit.

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George H.W. Bush: 1992 State of the Union Address

January 28, 1992 (over 25 years ago)

In George H. W. Bush's 1992 State of the Union Address, he reminds us of America's greatness. He talks about the death of communism, Desert storm, and military budget cuts. He also presents his short-term and long-term plans to revitalize the economy. He ends by motivating the American people to ...

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