As a mark of respect to the departed dignitary, State mourning will be observed throughout the State on 16th January 2018. During the priod of moruning, the National Flag will be flown at half mast on all the buildings where it is flown regularly. There will be no official entertainment.
President Trump claimed on Twitter on Thursday that the television audience for his State of the Union address was "the largest in history." It wasn't.
President Bush's 2003 State of the Union Address | Jan
Thank you for all of the nice compliments and reviews on the State of the Union speech. 45.6 million people watched, the highest number in history. beat every other Network, for the first time ever, with 11.7 million people tuning in. Delivered from the heart!
President Bush 2003 State of the Union Address …
George W Bush’s 2003 speech made a case for the Iraq war and was watched by 62.1 million. A year earlier about 52 million watched Bush’s post-9/11 union address in 2002, when the president warned of the “”. The most viewed was Bill Clinton’s speech to a joint session in 1993, which had 66.9 million viewers.
State of the Union Address - tribunedigital-mcall
Speaker, Vice President Cheney, Members of Congress, distinguished
guests, fellow citizens:
"Every year, by law and by custom, we meet here to consider the state of the
Facts on State of the Union Address - Midland Daily News
The Nielsen Co. has kept consistent records on State of the Union ratings since 1994, and there have been four State of the Union addresses with bigger audiences than Trump's on Tuesday.
State of the Union speech: Bush declares war on the …
"Thank you for all of the nice compliments and reviews on the State of the Union speech. 45.6 million people watched, the highest number in history," Trump said. "Delivered from the heart!"
Democrats Respond to State of the Union Address - 2003 …
In his second State of the Union address to a joint session of Congress, outlined several domestic programs to stimulate the economy and create jobs, strengthen Medicare, and improve the environment. He also talked about the status of efforts to combat global terrorism and the threat Iraq posed to regional and world stability.