State of the Union, was an American daily newspaper comic strip distributed by Creators Syndicate. It made its debut on September 13, 2004. It reigned for under six years until in April, 2010, Creators Syndicate announced that it was retiring the strip on May 1st.
It is no surprise that this comic strip pushed some buttons as it touched controversial topics of race, violence and politics. State of the Union, was created by Carl Moore.