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SOTU (plural SOTUs)
- (US, politics) The annual State of the Union address of the President of the United States.
1999 January 14, Al Shurgalla <keyp...@pacific.net.sg>, “Re: Will Congress Applaud At Clinton's State Of Union Address?”, in alt.conspiracy, alt.impeach.clinton, alt.politics.clinton, Usenet, message-ID <14>:
- He intends to use the SOTU message as nothing more that another Hollywood stunt similar to the pep rally he had on the WH lawn after the impeachment vote.
2003 January 10, “Person of the Week: George W. Bush”, in TIME:
- Bush won't be stressing those particular points as he hits the pre-SOTU stump circuit, but the "if it's good enough for 2006 it's good enough for now"
2011 January 13, “Gibbs Briefs”, in TIME:
- Issue of civil discourse will "certainly play a role" in SOTU.