Sunday at 9AM & NOON ET

October 30th, 2011
02:42 PM ET

Axelrod on the economy

Senior Obama Campaign Strategist David Axelrod discusses the White House's new initiatives to fix the economy.

Filed under: 2012 • David Axelrod • Economy • Newsmakers • State of the Union
October 30th, 2011
02:41 PM ET
October 30th, 2011
02:35 PM ET
October 30th, 2011
02:03 PM ET
October 30th, 2011
01:59 PM ET

The economics of Halloween

Ellen Davis from the National Retail Federation talks about spending trends and America's favorite costumes choices on Halloween amid challenging economic times.

Filed under: State of the Union
October 30th, 2011
01:56 PM ET
October 30th, 2011
12:49 PM ET

Ron Paul on a possible third party run

Presidential Candidate Ron Paul says he has "no plans" for a third party run in the 2012 GOP race, yet.

Filed under: Newsmakers • Road to 2012 • Ron Paul • State of the Union
October 30th, 2011
08:00 AM ET


We want to hear from you! Every Sunday after the show, we’ll ask Candy one of YOUR questions and post the video online... so if you have a question for Candy while you’re watching State of the Union, tweet it to @CNNSOTU, post it on Facebook or send us an email to

As much as she’d love to tell you about her favorite TV show (Dexter) or color (Red), we’re hoping you have questions about the actual content of the show. So let Candy know what’s on your mind!

October 30th, 2011
04:56 AM ET

State of the Union Early Bird for October 30, 2011

(CNN)-It's early, and State of the Union is bringing you the best of the morning headlines to go with your cup of coffee.

On our radar this morning:  The latest polling out of Iowa, Ron Paul wins another straw poll, and President Obama's campaign hurdles.

Check out what we're reading, and be sure to watch our exclusive interview with Obama senior campaign strategist David Axelrod and our interview with Republican presidential candidate Rep. Ron Paul.


Filed under: Early Bird news note