President Obama will deliver his Farewell Address from Chicago on Tuesday night, January 10, 2017, beginning at 9 p.m. (Eastern Standard Time). The speech will be broadcast live on all major news network/cable channels, including ABC, NBC, and CBS, PBS, CNN and MSNBC, as well as online at WhiteHouse.gov
Obama will be the 10th President to give an official farewell speech, joining the ranks of George Washington, Andrew Jackson, Andrew Johnson, Harry Truman, Dwight Eisenhower, Jimmy Carter, Ronald Reagan, Bill Clinton and George W. Bush, all who bid the country goodbye before leaving office. (according to Time Magazine)
The Upper Perkiomen Democratic Club will be holding a meeting tonight, beginning at 7 p.m., but ending no later than 8:30 p.m. in order for folks to be able to be home in time to watch the speech. The UPDC meets every 2nd Tuesday of the month at the Upper Perkiomen Library, 350 Main Street, Red Hill.