Senator Lindsey Graham (R-SC) went after President Barack Obama on CNN's State of the Union Sunday morning, claiming the president's threats against foreign dictators were not taken seriously and that he needed to take concrete actions against Russia and President Vladimir Putin for invading the Crimea.
On Sunday, speaking on CNN's "State of the Union" with a group of governors, Texas Gov. Rick Perry insinuated that Texas may soon lessen penalties for young people who get caught using marijuana. He said, "Part of it goes back to making thoughtful decisions [about] who you are sending to prison and what for. Show More Summary
(CNN) - CNN’s State of the Union Host Candy Crowley aptly put it at the top of her show Sunday: Four of the last six presidents were governors. Governors descended upon Washington this week for the annual National Governors’ Association meeting. They also filled the hot seats on the Sunday talk shows. That inevitable question […]
(CNN) – On CNN’s “State of the Union,” four governors were asked Sunday whether they want to rule out a presidential bid. Republican Gov. Mike Pence of Indiana, considered a dark horse for the 2016 presidential race, didn’t directly answer the question. “I haven't spent one second thinking about any job other than the one […]
(CNN) – Four governors - two Republicans and two Democrats - indicated Sunday that their states would not be headed down the same road as Colorado and Washington in terms of legalizing recreational marijuana. Asked on CNN’s “State of the Union” whether they would consider making pot legal, Texas Gov. Rick Perry was the first […]
Appearing on CNN’s State of the Union with Candy Crowley on Sunday morning, Sen. John McCain (R-AZ) criticized the administration for allowing the Syrian civil war to expand across its borders and for letting Syrian President Bashar al-Assad reassert control over that country.
Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal rejects objections to the XL Pipeline on CNN’s “State of the Union.” “This is a no-brainer. This decision should have been made a long time ago. The Canadians are going to go and get this oil, Candy. The question is whether they sell it to us or the Chinese. I’d rather […]
The panelists on CNN's State of the Union Sunday morning competed to give the most dire projection for New Jersey Governor Chris Christie's political demise following this weekend's new round of accusations over lane closures on theShow More Summary
During CNN's State of the Union coverage Tuesday night, one of the network's pundits, Alex Castellano, compared a Barack Obama speech to sex. Speaking to anchor Anderson Cooper, he said, "“I think a speech by Barack Obama is a lot like...Show More Summary
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Senator Rand Paul (R-KY) told Candy Crowley on CNN’s State of the Union that women are winning the war on women. Over half of the young people in medical school and dental school are women, law school the same way. I think women areShow More Summary
Sen. Rand Paul continued the GOP’s war on the Democrats’ “war on women” campaign Sunday when he appeared on CNN’s State of the Union and called it “trumped up,” while also admitting that “there might have been” a “war on women.” “The...Show More Summary
Washington (CNN) - Former first lady Barbara Bush is not trying to pull the rug out from under a possible presidential bid by her son, former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush, a Bush family spokesman tells CNN. The spokesman tells CNN’s “State of the Union” that Barbara Bush feels misinterpreted by the media coverage of her […]
(CNN) – A state legislative committee in New Jersey is casting a wide net – from daily planners to blackberry messages - in its quest for documents and other materials relating to a political scandal that has rocked Gov. Chris Christie’s administration. Some 17 people, including current and former close aides to Christie, and three […]
A memorial ceremony and funeral for Israel’s former Prime Minister Ariel Sharon, who passed away Saturday at age 85, will take place on Monday. From CNN: A state memorial ceremony for Sharon is planned for Monday. World leaders, including U.S.
The Rachel Maddow Show producer Steve Benen surveyed the five big Sunday morning political talk shows -- NBC's Meet the Press, CBS' Face the Nation, ABC's This Week, CNN's State of the Union, and Fox News Sunday -- and confirmed what many believe to be true: the most-frequent guest tend to be older, whiter and more conservative than the general population.
The people of Boston are no longer being terrorized by the Marathon bombers, but amnesty supporters sure are. On CNN's "State of the Union" last weekend, Sen. Lindsey Graham's response to the Boston Marathon bombers...
Sen. Joe Manchin lamented on Sunday that President Obama doesn't schmooze enough."It’s just hard to say no to a friend," he told Candy Crowley on CNN's State of the Union. Steve Benen is unimpressed: Obama has gone further any modern...Show More Summary
(CNN) – Dan Balz, Mark Leibovich, Mark Halperin, Newt Gingrich and Candy Crowley weigh in Sunday on Obama's past year and his approval ratings on CNN's "State of the Union."