President Obama used his State of the Union speech to prod lawmakers to work together. He made sharp remarks about obstructionist Republicans, and problems left behind by the past administration. Senate Minority Whip Jon Kyl (R-AZ) said the speech was too long and too political. He tells Steve Inskeep if Obama's intent was to reach out to Republicans, he failed.
Sen. Kyl: Obama Speech Too Political
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