State Of The Union

Illinois Gov. J.B. Pritzker listens to a question after announcing a shelter in place order to combat the spread of the Covid-19 virus, during a news conference Friday, March 20, 2020, in Chicago.
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Associated Press
April 06, 2020 - 8:04 am
Illinois needs thousands more ventilators than the federal government plans to send and the state is desperately searching for more before its expected peak in coronavirus cases later this month, the governor said Sunday, hours before officials announced the number of people to test positive in the...
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David Caplan
February 05, 2020 - 2:12 am
House Speaker Nancy Pelosi ripped up her copy of President Trump's State of the Union speech as he ended his address -- and the moment has become one of the night's most buzzed-about stories. "It was a manifesto of mistruths,” Pelosi told reporters as she left the Capitol. The ripping was not...
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USA Today
January 23, 2019 - 5:39 pm
In a high-stakes case of dare and double-dare, House Speaker Nancy Pelosi served notice Wednesday that President Donald Trump won't be allowed to deliver his State of the Union address to a joint session of Congress next week.
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