(also State of the Union address)
A yearly address delivered in January by the President of the US to Congress, giving the administration’s view of the state of the nation and plans for legislation.
More example sentences
- US President George Bush delivered the annual State of the Union address yesterday.
- First, CIA approved the President's State of the Union address before it was delivered.
- In his State of the Union message in January 1949 he put forward his Point Four and Fair Deal programs.
Definition of State of the Union message in:
- The US English dictionary