Watchwoman: My DH and I were not the only ones who didn’t bother to listen to Obama’s political campaign speech Tuesday delivered under the guise of the State of the Union. I didn’t want to get a case of the irritations, working up my allergy to the itching obamaginations. I wasn’t alone. Read below the names of more who snubbed him. His ratings were the lowest ever, down by 12%.* ▬ Donna Calvin
Many Turned Off by State of the Union Address
by Karla Dial
U.S. Rep. Doug Lamborn was not the only federal official to skip President Barack Obama’s annual State of the Union address Tuesday.
As cameras scanned the audience assembled in the chamber of the U.S. House of Representatives, it was hard to miss the fact that only five of the nine U.S. Supreme Court justices were present — Chief Justice John Roberts Jr. and Justices Anthony Kennedy, Ruth Bader Ginsburg, Stephen Breyer and Elena Kagan.
Though Justice Sonia Sotomayor — one of Obama’s appointees — was likely on her way to Guam, where she’s scheduled to speak at an upcoming judicial conference, conservative Justices Samuel Alito, Antonin Scalia and Clarence Thomas were conspicuously absent.
Read more: http://www.citizenlink.com/2012/01/25/many-turned-off-by-state-of-the-union-address/
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