Obama 'likes' first draft of State of the Union

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The White House has given few clues about the content of the speech, although the president is expected to make his calls for immigration reform and gun controls a central part of the address. The president is also likely to focus on economic growth and foreign policy in the address.

In a private meeting with House Democrats earlier this week, Obama said the speech would illustrate how the nation could create jobs through education, green energy, and reducing the deficit.



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