President Obama's State of the Union

President Barack Obama embraces retiring Rep. Gabrielle Giffords, D-Ariz., as members of Congress applaud before his State of the Union address in front of a joint session of Congress Tuesday, Jan. 24, 2012, on Capitol Hill in Washington. <span class=meta>(AP Photo - Saul Loeb)</span>
January 24, 2012 7:09:28 PM PST