President Barack Obama tonight spoke to a joint session of Congress and the nation in the annual State of the Union address. George Allen issued the following statement:
“No one disputes that President Obama
is a gifted orator, but we need the right actions more than the right
words. People want to reverse job-destroying policies and instead
unleash America’s businesses and entrepreneurs to create jobs.
“Since Harry Reid and Nancy Pelosi, we have had rising joblessness and skyrocketing national debt. Talk of simply freezing spending now is much more than a day late and trillions of dollars short.
went to Washington and embraced the liberal policies of
one who believes that if government reduces burdensome regulations,
keeps taxes low, and unleashes our plentiful energy resources then
entrepreneurs in the private sector will innovate and create jobs so more Americans can achieve their dreams.”