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Wolf Blitzer delivers the most important breaking news and political, international, and national security stories of the day. Tune to The Situation Room weekdays 5-6:30pm ET on CNN.

December 21st, 2012
07:30 PM ET

Obama chastises Congress before vacation

President Barack Obama made a statement about the fiscal cliff before leaving town on Friday.


Filed under: Barack Obama • Congress • fiscal cliff
December 21st, 2012
07:29 PM ET

Blumenthal: No place for 'vigilantes'

Sen. Blumenthal says increased school security should be part of a comprehensive reaction to the recent shooting.

December 21st, 2012
07:28 PM ET

Children reach out to Newtown

The people of Newtown, Connecticut are getting letters of support from around the world. Lisa Sylvester reports.

December 21st, 2012
06:26 PM ET

NRA calls for armed guards at schools

CNN's Tom Foreman reports on the NRA's response to the Newtown, Connecticut shooting.


Filed under: Connecticut School Shooting • Guns • Newtown • Tom Foreman
December 21st, 2012
06:25 PM ET

Top Democrat: NRA 'beyond... tone deaf'

Rep. Debbie Wasserman Schultz has a critical assessment of the National Rifle Association's latest statement.


Filed under: Debbie Wasserman Schultz • Guns • Interviews
December 21st, 2012
06:23 PM ET

Fiscal cliff worries charities

Non-profits could "collapse" if the federal government limits charitable deductions. CNN's Lisa Sylvester reports.

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Filed under: fiscal cliff • Lisa Sylvester