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Unfulfilled promises from previous Obama speeches

Monday - 1/23/2012, 3:51am  ET

By The Associated Press

(AP) - As President Barack Obama prepares to address the nation Tuesday night, promises from his previous two State of the Union addresses remain unfulfilled. Here's a look at some of them:

2011:

_Make a tuition tax credit permanent.

_Eliminate billions in taxpayer dollars to oil companies.

_Overhaul immigration and education laws.

_Reform the tax code to eliminate loopholes and lower corporate rates.

2010:

_Meet monthly with congressional Democratic and Republican leaders.

_Overhaul immigration and education laws.

_Slash tax breaks for companies that ship jobs overseas, and give them to companies that create jobs in the U.S.


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