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May 12th, 2013
04:51 PM ET

SOTU Crib Sheet 5/12

ON STATE OF THE UNION

Senator Susan Collins (R-ME) talked to Candy about the Benghazi hearings saying "clearly politics was at play" in the editing of the talking points after the attack and revelations that the IRS targeted some Tea Party groups for extra scrutiny: “It is absolutely chilling that the IRS was singling out conservative groups for extra review. And I think that it's very disappointing that the president hasn't personally condemned this and spoken out.”

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May 12th, 2013
04:22 PM ET

Getting to Know Sen. Susan Collins

Senator Susan Collins talks to Candy about her recent wedding, her favorite books and love of cooking and why August is so integral.


Filed under: Getting to Know • Susan Collins
May 12th, 2013
02:03 PM ET

Rand Paul goes after Hillary on Benghazi

Republican Consultant Alex Castellanos, Democratic Strategist Mo Elleithee, and The Washington Post’s Karen Tumulty on how the Benghazi hearings will affect HIllary Clinton's political future.

May 12th, 2013
01:42 PM ET

Sexual assaults rising in the military

Congresswomen Tulsi Gabbard (D-HI)  and Tammy Duckworth (D-IL) discuss the growing number of sexual assault cases in the military and what can be done to fix the problem.


Filed under: Military • Newsmakers • State of the Union • Tammy Duckworth • Tulsi Gabbard
May 12th, 2013
01:34 PM ET

Taxing day for the IRS

CNN's State of the Union panel weighs in on the IRS targeting Tea Party groups controversy.


Filed under: Alex Castellanos • Karen Tumulty • Mo Elleithee • State of the Union • Taxes • TEA Party
May 12th, 2013
12:48 PM ET

Benghazi: Facts Vs. Politics

Amb. Thomas Pickering, Chair of the Benghazi Accountability Review Board, responds to the ongoing Benghazi hearings.


Filed under: Benghazi • Congress • Newsmakers • State of the Union • Thomas Pickering
May 12th, 2013
12:41 PM ET

Collins: IRS targeting is "absolutely chilling"

Sen. Susan Collins (R) Maine said "It is absolutely chilling that the IRS was singling out conservative groups for extra review." She also said it was "disappointing" that Pres. Obama hasn't condemned the IRS action yet.


Filed under: IRS • Newsmakers • State of the Union • Susan Collins
May 12th, 2013
12:39 PM ET

Discovering the truth about Benghazi

Sen. Susan Collins (R) Maine, weighs in on the ongoing Benghazi hearings.


Filed under: Newsmakers • State of the Union • Susan Collins
May 12th, 2013
12:10 PM ET

A Mother's Day tribute

A salute to a nonpartisan group of people with extraordinary influence on the country's future.  moms


Filed under: Finally... • State of the Union
Happy Mother's Day!
May 12th, 2013
10:53 AM ET

Happy Mother's Day!

The staff and crew of CNN’s “State of the Union” and “Reliable Sources” wish their mothers - and all mothers everywhere! - a very Happy Mother's Day.

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