By CNN's Tracey Webb
Get your daily scoop of what State of the Union is watching today, August 8, 2014
U.S. airstrikes target ISIS Militants in Iraq. Senator John McCain joins Candy to explain why he feels President Obama should go further.
Analysis on past, present, and future operations in Iraq from General Jim Jones, President Obama’s first National Security Adviser, and Zalmay Khalilzad, U.S. Ambassador to Iraq under President George W. Bush.
But while the world is on fire, we can’t ignore what’s shaping up to be an historic midterm election season. Ken Cuccinelli, Ted Strickland, Stephanie Cutter, and Kevin Madden make up this week’s roundtable.
And a tribute to former White House Press Secretary James Brady who died Monday at the age of 73 with Joe Lockhart, Ann Compton and Al Hunt.
Watch Sunday at 9am & 12pm ET on CNN.
Forty years ago, Richard Nixon resigned the presidency in disgrace. That summer of 1974 brought not only the specter of impeachment hearings on Capitol Hill, but prompted entrepreneurs to produce a series of 'campaign-style' anti-Nixon buttons. Today they are prized by political memorabilia collectors - a souvenir from that summer of Watergate.