Union Address Rhetorical Devices

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President George W. Bush gives an annual state of the union address. Upon reading them I have concluded that he uses a technique in which he vaguely references solutions but directly identifies problems. The rhetorical technique or strategy stated earlier seems to have a positive affect on its audience. When I first read over his state of the union speeches I felt that he had a solid grasp on our nations problems and a thorough plan to improve said problems. However, after thinking about such problems I came to realize many have not yet been relieved. Trying to discover why his solutions were not showing much progress I realized they were very vague and ambiguous. This can be seen in his quote “Americans should not fear our economic
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