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June 7th, 2012
06:45 PM ET

Ask Candy: Money in politics

Our Ask Candy segment is back. Thanks for all the questions. This week Candy answers one question each from Twitter and Facebook.

Facebook Question from Andy Olsen:
Does CNN ever address the Citizens United decision or the rapidly growing role of money in politics? Should elections be decided by the party with the biggest bankroll or the best ideas?

Hey Andy,
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SOTU Sneak Peek
June 7th, 2012
05:33 PM ET

SOTU Sneak Peek

There is no shortage of stories dominating the news this week, but what will be leading the headlines on Sunday morning? These are some of the stories we are looking at this week.

Bloodshed continues in Syria. Another week, and more deaths of women and children in Syria. The United Nations envoy in Syria warns of a civil war. U.S. leaders like Senator John McCain are upset about President Obama’s silence on the issue. McCain today said that the Syrian people “cry out for American leadership.” According to a CNN/ORC International poll released yesterday, Americans do not want the United States to intervene in the fighting, but the number is higher than it was in February.
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