I realize that everybody is not into politics, but being that this is an election year, I think it is important that people pay attention. Please vote!!! Go to rockthevote.org to check voter registration status & find all other voting info.
Last night President Obama gave his 5th State of the Union address. Below I have listed some key points & phrases. If you would like to view the full transcript go tohttp://www.washingtonpost.com/politics/full-text-of-obamas-2014-state-of-the-union-address/2014/01/28/e0c93358-887f-11e3-a5bd-844629433ba3_story.html?Post+generic=%3Ftid%3Dsm_twitter_washingtonpost
A year of action!
“Give America a raise!” Raising minimum wage
Closing Guantanamo Bay
Better Pre-K programs
Better training programs to make people job ready
Equal pay for women
More innovation & progress in technology & clean energy
Restoring unemployment benefits
New MyRA program for better savings bonds for retirement
For more facts & graphics go to thinkprogress.org