What is the State of the Union address?

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Article II Section II of the U.S. Constitution says that the president "shall from time time give congress information on the state of the union..."

Therefore, the State of the Union address is a speech that the US president delivers before a joint session of Congress and held in the House of Representatives chamber at the US Capitol in January (except for three exceptions in which it happened in February).

Not only does the president report on the condition of the nation, but the president also outlines his Legislative Agenda and National Priorities.
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When is the State of the Union Address given?

Lately it has been given every year in the evening in late January,but the date is up to the president. Not so very long ago it wasgiven in December. It can be either written

What is the purpose of the state of union address?

The State of the Union. Is an address from the president, usually intended on informing the public of what the leader is doing, such as his own opinion and how he would solve

When 2009 state of the union address?

According to the Atlantic Magazine Reporter, Mark Ambinder, the 2009 State of the Union (economic address) will be in early February. Obama's budget is due mid February.

Why are they having the state of the union address?

Because the US Constitution requires that the President address Congress at least once a year, and the State of the Union address at the end of January is the tradition that f