Timeline: President Obama's presidency

A look back through President Barack Obama's presidency as the 44th President of the United States of America.

Obama delivers first State of the Union address

Credit: Getty Images, 2010

Jan. 27, 2010

Obama delivers first State of the Union address

President Obama delivered his first State of the Union address before Congress on Jan. 27, 2010, focusing, as he has throughout his presidency, on jobs, health care and the economy. “Let’s try common sense,” he said.

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