Huffington Post has an interesting piece today in which they interview several Obama administration figures about why Obama hates making the State of the Union speech. (Main reason: It no longer has any effect on public opinion and as a result, it doesn’t move policy.)

Former Obama adviser David Axelrod said this speech “will be entirely different than any of the ones he’s previously given.”

Watch the livestream here at 9 pm. EST (prepared text here):

We’ll be following along with some of the better tweets for you. Stay tuned!

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