In State of the Union, Obama focuses on America’s economic divide

President Obama outlines modest steps, with or without the help of Congress, to help Americans left behind amid the economic recovery. WASHINGTON — Hoping to leave a bruising year in the rearview mirror, President Obama vowed Tuesday to work with Congress when possible but around it when necessary to push ahead with a series of mostly modest steps aimed at helping low- and middle-income families share in the economic recovery. Nation - Read more [...]