In an interview airing on CNN's State of the Union, Defense Secretary Ash Carter diagnosed the Iraqi Army with a lack of will to fight ISIS that could severely hinder the U.S.'s attempt to defeat the Sunni militant group.
By Richard BarryIn an interview on CNN's "State of the Union" on Sunday, Democratic presidential contender Bernie Sanders expressed concern about the way the media is likely to cover his nomination contest against Hillary Clinton and potentially others. Show More Summary
US Senator Ron Johnson (R-Wisconsin) appeared on CNN's State of the Union gabfest on Sunday. He repeated the right wing fear campaign about ISIS and how they are an immediate threat to the United States. As proof, he cited the incident in Texas provoked by the attention-seeking Pam Geller. Show More Summary
Good morning! Here are some career updates from the journalism community: Jake Tapper will anchor CNN’s “State of the Union.” He is chief Washington correspondent there. (CNN) Elbert Tucker will be news director at WISH in Indianapolis. Show More Summary
WASHINGTON -- Ohio Gov. John Kasich (R) isn't interested in doing anything halfway. During an appearance on CNN’s “State of the Union” Sunday, Kasich said that if he ends up running for national office in 2016, it will be the presidency or nothing. Show More Summary
Mr. Tapper is the latest new face to join the Sunday morning news shows.
WELL, HE’S HONEST, WHICH MAKES HIM STAND OUT IN HIS PROFESSION: Jake Tapper will anchor CNN’s State of the Union.
Jake Tapper has gotten the nod as the new anchor of “State of the Union,” announced CNN on Friday morning. “I couldn’t be more excited about this election season and the new platform I will have at CNN to cover it,” Tapper said in a statement. Show More Summary
A Senate Republican said Sunday he expects a vote this week on the long-stalled nomination of Loretta Lynch to become the next attorney general. Sen. Bob Corker (R., Tenn.) told CNN’s “State of the Union’’ the legislative deadlock which has delayed Ms. Lynch’s vote on the Senate floor is likely to be resolved within two or three days.
I just love it when a Republican candidate who is currently serving in Congress explains why Republican policies fail. Lindsey Graham did it twice on CNN's State of the Union this morning. First, when asked about Ted Cruz, Graham criticized...Show More Summary
Senator Dianne Feinstein blasted Benjaman Netanyahu for trying to turn Congress and the American public against President Obama’s deal with Iran. …Feinstein (D-CA) told CNN’s State of the Union Sunday morning that Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu was doing more harm than good by his insistent efforts to turn the American public and lawmakers against [...]
Senator Dianne Feinstein (D-CA) told CNN's State of the Union Sunday morning that Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu was doing more harm than good by his insistent efforts to turn the American public and lawmakers against President Barack Obama's nuclear deal with Iran, especially given his lack of alternative.
On Sunday on CNN's State of the Union, Dana Bash, while interviewing Texas Senator and GOP presidential candidate Ted Cruz, attempted to compare his alleged lack of experience to that of Barack Obama when he declared his candidacy in 2007. It did not go well for her. Show More Summary
On CNN’s “State of the Union,” House Speaker John Boehner (R-Ohio) explained about his invitation to Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu to speak to Congress: I had one goal. I had one goal. And that goal was to make sure that the American people heard and the Congress heard about the serious threat that Iran […]
Former Congressman Barney Frank (D-MA) has been making the media rounds to promote his new memoir and when he stopped by CNN's State of the Union on Sunday host Gloria Borger couldn't help but ask for his view on Dr. Ben Carson's declaration that being gay is a "choice."
John McCain had some harsh words for President Obama on CNN’s State of the Union, speaking about the recent spat with newly reelected Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu. Obama was concerned with Netanyahu’s campaign rhetoric where he appeared to distance himself from a potential two-state solution. Show More Summary
Representative Steve Israel ripped into Rep. Steve King (D-Haters) on CNN's State of the Union over King's remarks that he can't understand how anyone can be a Democrat and support Israel. In an interview Friday, Rep. King slammed Democrats...Show More Summary
"The president should get over it," Sen. John McCain (R-AZ) said during an appearance on CNN's State of the Union. The post Republicans Dismiss Netanyahu’s Anti-Arab Remarks As ‘Election Rhetoric’ appeared first on ThinkProgress.
John McCain slammed President Obama on Israel on CNN's State of the Union this morning, telling the president to "get over your temper tantrum" with Benjamin Netanyahu and focus on the important things.
On Thursday's New Day on CNN, left-wing Missouri State Senator Maria Chappelle-Nadal wildly accused fellow guest Jeff Roorda of the St. Louis Police Officer Association of being a racist. Chapelle-Nadal asserted that she, as well asShow More Summary