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Obama Delivers ‘State of the Onion’ Address

In case you missed it, President Obama gave a great State of the Onion address on Jan. 20, 2015. Here is an excerpt: Mr. Speaker, Mr. Vice President, Members of Congress, my fellow Americans: We are fifteen years into this new century. Fifteen years in which our country has fought many battles and overcome many hurdles to claim its rightful place as one of the world's greatest onion producers. Over the last five years, only China and India have produced more onions than America. However, … Read More

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