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Obama 'reaching out to middle America'


How has the US reacted to President Obama's first State of Union address? A year after his inauguration, the president's popularity is declining and his healthcare reforms have been heavily criticised.

Stryker Maguire, contributing editor of Newsweek, and Jonathan Freedland, columnist for the Guardian, assess the president's first year in office.

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