Obama Targeting Democratic Base Stokes Fissures With Republicans

Obama Targeting Democratic Base Stokes Fissures With Republicans

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President Barack Obama, center, delivers the State of the Union address to a joint session of Congress with Vice President Joseph "Joe" Biden, back left, and House Speaker John Boehner, back right, at the Capitol in Washington,on Feb. 12, 2013.