President Obama giving his State of the Union address
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Barack Obama: 'Tonight, we turn the page'

US President Barack Obama has declared an end to the financial crisis and pledged economic policies to benefit all Americans, in his annual State of the Union address to Congress.

In a speech devised to appeal to working families, Mr Obama outlined his strategy for "middle-class economics".

"It's now up to us to choose who we want to be over the next fifteen years," he said.

  • 21 Jan 2015
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