A peek behind the Scenes of State of the Union for Sunday, May 19th and our interviews with White House Senior Adviser Dan Pfeiffer, Sen. Rand Paul (R-KY) and our panel with Donna Brazile, Jessica Yellin, Susan Page and Ana Navarro
"State of the Union's" panel talks about the House taking its 37th vote to repeal the Affordable Care Act.
Donna Brazile, Kevin Madden, and Jessica Yellin on DOMA and Prop 8 - as well as immigration and gun control.
A spring triple header is coming to Washington, and we’re not talking about the Nationals. Immigration, Gun Laws, and the Budget are on our minds.
Our guests include Republican Senator Lindsey Graham who says South Carolina is ground zero in the fight for immigration reform as evangelicals join Republicans in pushing for change. Plus, some leading Republican Senators are threatening to filibuster the Democrats attempt at comprehensive gun reform legislation. Will Graham join them?
We’ll also have an interview with Connecticut’s Democratic Senator Richard Blumenthal. Has the momentum for comprehensive gun reform legislation dried-up just 100 days after the Newtown tragedy? We’ll also get his take on the President’s budget, which we expect to see on April 10. How much wiggle room will Obama have on entitlements, and does he really think Republicans will get on board with more spending?
Check out the exclusive interview with Prop 8 opponents David Boies and Ted Olson. Find out why the oddball pairing believes they’re on the winning side of history, and why they took up the cause in the first place.
Our political panel includes strategists Donna Brazile and Kevin Madden, along with CNN Chief White House Correspondent Jessica Yellin.
And on this Easter Sunday we’ll introduce you to the pastors of the most reviled congregation in America – the Congress. Senate Chaplain Barry Black & House Chaplain Patrick Conroy.
We have lots of ground to cover. Join us Sunday at 9am and Noon Eastern.
Breaking down Friday's economic report and its potential impact on the election with Moody's Analytics Chief Economist Mark Zandi, Former Congressional Budget Office Director Douglas Holtz-Eakin, The New York Times' White House Correspondent Jackie Calmes and CNN's Chief White House Correspondent Jessica Yellin.
Previewing the Vice Presidential debate with two men who know the candidates well; RNC Chairman Reince Priebus, a close ally and confidant of Paul Ryan and Philadelphia Mayor Michael Nutter, Vice President Joe Biden's long time friend.
Then, the road to the White House goes through Ohio; we'll talk to Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine and former Democratic Governor Ted Strickland about the battle for their state.
Plus, we'll break down Friday's economic report and its potential impact on the election with Moody's Analytics Chief Economist Mark Zandi, Former Congressional Budget Office Director Douglas Holtz-Eakin, The New York Times' White House Correspondent Jackie Calmes and CNN's Chief White House Correspondent Jessica Yellin.
Watch Sunday at 9 a.m & NOON ET.
“State of the Union” is live from the Democratic National Convention in Charlotte, NC.
Candy has three high profile democrats to discuss how the party can keep the White House and drive the national dialogue in the wake of a successful Republican Convention:
Los Angeles Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa, North Carolina Governor Bev Perdue, and Maryland Governor Martin O’Malley.
We’re also joined by Obama Senior Campaign Adviser Robert Gibbs. He’ll push back against the Republican criticism that Obama’s policies have failed. We'll also get the Republican rebuttal from from Senior Romney Campaign Adviser Eric Fehrnstrom.
Then, CNN’s Chief White House Correspondent Jessica Yellin and The Washington Post’s Dan Balz.
Sunday 9a & 12p ET
The New York Times Magazine Matt Bai and CNN's Jessica Yellin break down the politics of the week.
Can a new immigration policy re-energize President Obama’s campaign? Candy talks to the architect of President Obama’s 2008 victory, White House Senior Adviser, David Plouffe.
Then, reaction from former presidential candidate Rick Santorum.
Plus, the High Court and health care with doctor and Senator John Barrasso (R-WY), and the Ranking Member of the House Budget Committee, Rep. Chris Van Hollen (D-MD).
Then, digesting the political news of the week with Matt Bai of the New York Times and Jessica Yellin, CNN’s Chief White House Correspondent.
Tune in Sunday at 9 a.m. & NOON ET.