RT @kemitesound: @VanJones68 @CNN stay with it Van. The racism is coming out hot and heavy. These individuals would like to divide us f ...
RT @nypost: Local Sheriff's Dept: "Law enforcement will enter cabin when it's safe to do so" #Dorner
RT @pamspaulding: New at #PHB: Illinois Gov. Pat Quinn Poised to Become Sixth Catholic Governor to Sign Marriage Equality Into Law http: ...
RT @clairecmc: Sitting with newly elected Nebraska Senator Deb Fischer tonight. #SOTU#bipartisanship
Energy Sec'y Chu will be the Cabinet member not to attend the SOTU in one of the most uncomfortable and macabre US gov't traditions.
RT @AFLCIO: We'll be livetweeting Obama's #SOTU & the #Rubio response; since Rubio Tea Party, no need to separately respond to Rand ...
RT @mikegehrke: I, for one, welcome our nerd overlords RT @jaketapper: Energy Sec'y Chu will be the Cabinet member not to attend the SO ...
RT @jbarro: Where was Rubio's rage at Mitt Romney for proposing to outspend Obama by $700bn on Medicare over 10 years?
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Different kind of drama unfolding in DC, awaiting important Presidential address. #SOTU #CNN
.@Votegoat1 @barackobama @marcorubio /So u take offense only when black people mention race. But fine when GOP does. Got it. Hypocrisy much?
Some veterans jaded with SOTU but count me as one who loves the ritual -- goes all the way back to G Washington #SOTU ##CNN
Gabby Gifford is entering the chamber right next to us
Barring international crisis, likely most important Obama speech of his second term. #SOTU #CNN
President Obama and wife Michelle are departing the White House now on their way to the U.S. Capitol for the State of the Union
Members of the Senate are filing out of their chamber on their way to the other side of the Capitol building.
Just spoke to Gabby Giffords for the first time since the day before she was shot. She looks amazing. Twinkle in her eye and broad smile
On his way out of the White House, Obama told the reporters gathered "I feel great." Then he got in the presidential limo and rolled toward the gate.
On set at CNN for #SOTU, but looks like the LA cop/fire will preempt most of the pre-SOTU coverage.
CNN on #SOTU coverage now.
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That's former Rep. Gabby Giffords on CNN air right now next to her husband, the retired astronaut Mark Kelly. Giffords was wounded by gun violence at a district event in Tuscon, Arizona in January 2011.
House Speaker John Boehner and Senate President Joe Biden are appointing a committee of their respective houses to escort Obama into the House Chamber.
Vice President Joe Biden is wearing glasses tonight -- he injured his eye last week
Jill Biden, the wife of the vice president and a college professor, has entered the House chamber.