Barack Obama

Watch it live: US President Barack Obama's 2014 State of the Union address

PUBLISHED : Wednesday, 29 January, 2014, 9:08am
UPDATED : Wednesday, 29 January, 2014, 12:19pm

Watch US President Barack Obama deliver the 2014 State of the Union address in Washington DC, his fifth annual speech to both houses of Congress outlining his administration's policy priorities for the upcoming year.

Background briefing: Obama hopes to use speech to rebound from last year's debacles, frame priorities in battling income inequality.

Read the full text of Obama's speech here.