WASHINGTON, D.C.–The State of the Union speech is tonight and Pres. Obama is expected to talk about his plan to raise taxes on wealthy people to raise about $320 billion over the next ten years to give the middle class a tax cut. Mississippi’s junior senator plans a response.
A news release from Sen. Roger Wicker (R) said he will have immediate reaction to the speech and will host a conference call for media with his thoughts.
News Mississippi will bring you his response following the speech. You can follow on Twitter @news_ms.
The president is also expected to announce that his tax plan would help fund free community college. The president will also likely talk about his plans to veto bills passed by the Republican-controlled House and Senate.
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