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September 29th, 2013
01:00 PM ET

DNC Chair: GOP holding economy hostage

DNC Chair Debbie Wasserman Schultz says the GOP is 'hostage-taking' not negotiating.

September 29th, 2013
11:40 AM ET

Thaw in U.S.-Iran relations?

Our political panel discusses a possible thaw in U.S.-Iran relations. Is Obama getting duped by Iran, or is this the real deal?

Filed under: Artur Davis • Ben Ferguson • Congress • Iran • John Podesta • Ruth Marcus • State of the Union
September 29th, 2013
11:37 AM ET

Podesta: Sen. Ted Cruz is ‘running the House’

Our political panel discusses Senator Ted Cruz's approach and if he is pitting the GOP against itself.

Filed under: Artur Davis • Ben Ferguson • Congress • John Podesta • Ruth Marcus • State of the Union • Ted Cruz
September 29th, 2013
11:25 AM ET

Doctors' prognosis for Obamacare

Sen. John Barrasso (R) Wyoming, and Howard Dean, both doctors, weigh in on the implementation of Obamacare.

Filed under: Howard Dean • John Barrasso • Newsmakers • State of the Union
September 29th, 2013
11:24 AM ET

Political implications of a government shutdown

Artur Davis, Ben Ferguson, John Podesta, & Ruth Marcus on the political consequences of a government shutdown.

Filed under: Artur Davis • Ben Ferguson • John Podesta • Ruth Marcus • State of the Union
September 29th, 2013
11:13 AM ET

Obamacare: 'Duct tape and chicken wire'

Doctors Howard Dean and Senator John Barrasso talk Obamacare and the looming federal government shutdown.

Filed under: Howard Dean • John Barrasso • State of the Union
September 29th, 2013
11:10 AM ET

GOP Rep: Senate is 'playing games'

Congresswoman Cathy McMorris Rodgers (R-WA) discusses Obamacare and the looming government shutdown.

September 29th, 2013
09:29 AM ET

Getting to know: Rep. Cathy McMorris Rodgers

Rep. McMorris Rodgers talks to Candy about being a working mom in Congress and how her children affect her political views. Also, her life growing up on a fruit farm in Washington state.

This Sunday on State of the Union
September 27th, 2013
12:21 PM ET

This Sunday on State of the Union

A very real crisis is brewing as House Speaker John Boehner wrestles with his conference over how to handle short term spending and the prospect of a government shutdown.      

Rep. Cathy McMorris Rogers, one of Boehner’s top deputies, joins us on the shutdown showdown, GOP infighting, and the deal to raise the nation’s debt limit.

The health insurance exchanges established by the Affordable Care Act - or Obamacare - will open for business on Tuesday.  Two of Washington’s best-known doctors: Republican Senator John Barrasso and Former Vermont Governor and DNC Chief Howard Dean on the politics and practicality of the law.

Our panel includes former White House Chief of Staff John Podesta, Former U.S. Congressman Artur Davis, Washington Post Columnist Ruth Marcus, and CNN Commentator Ben Ferguson.

Watch Sunday at 9am ET and Noon ET

Filed under: State of the Union
SOTU Sneak Peek: The Shutdown Showdown
September 27th, 2013
10:33 AM ET

SOTU Sneak Peek: The Shutdown Showdown

$1.4 billion. That’s how much the most recent federal government shutdowns – a combined 26 days in 1995 and 1996 – cost the country, according to the Congressional Research Service. In five days, hundreds of thousands of federal employees may again be asked to stay home from work. National parks and museums? Closed. Passport and gun applications? Unprocessed. Don’t worry, our military will stay at the ready – but servicemen and women will be paid in IOUs.  Lawmakers are expected to work through the weekend toward a spending agreement so, as you can imagine, things remain extremely fluid on Capitol Hill.


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