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November 11th, 2013
07:13 PM ET

Look out, Hillary. Pres. Elizabeth Warren?

An unapologetic progressive liberal and a rising star in the Democratic party, Sen. Elizabeth Warren of Massachusetts is being viewed by some as a potential candidate for the Democratic presidential nomination in 2016 - over another prominent female, Hillary Clinton. CNN's Erin McPike reports.


Filed under: Elizabeth Warren • Erin McPike • Hillary Clinton
November 4th, 2013
06:35 PM ET

What a win could mean for Gov. Christie

If Gov. Chris Christie wins re-election, then it could put him in solid position for a White House run in 2016.


Filed under: Chris Christie • Erin McPike • Mitt Romney
October 26th, 2013
03:00 PM ET

Clinton warming up for 2016 campaign?

Hillary Clinton's intentions for a 2016 presidential run heightens speculation as she gives three speeches in three days.

RELATED STORY: What's really behind Hillary Clinton's latest wave of speeches?


Filed under: 2016 election • Erin McPike • Hillary Clinton
October 11th, 2013
07:56 PM ET

Ted Cruz the star of the Values Voter Summit

The top conservatives of the GOP descended on Washington this week for the annual Values Voter Summit. CNN's Erin McPike reports on the freshman senator from Texas - and the architect of the government shutdown - and his starring role at the conference.


Filed under: Erin McPike • Government shutdown • Ted Cruz
October 10th, 2013
07:26 PM ET

Shutdown fallout on small businesses

From crabbing to beer-making, CNN's Erin McPike reports on the effects that the government shutdown is having on small businesses.

October 10th, 2013
11:50 AM ET

Shutdown outrage: The pain and the perks

Hundreds of thousands of federal employees have been furloughed, but Congress's gym, declared "essential," remains open. CNN's Erin McPike takes a look at the pains and perks of the government shutdown.


Filed under: Congress • Erin McPike • Government shutdown
October 2nd, 2013
07:05 PM ET

Government shutdown and you

Cancer research, food safety, and the Head Start school program are some of the things left hurting by the government shutdown. We go around the country to CNN's René Marsh, Brian Todd, Erin McPike, and John Zarrella to see how a government shutdown is affecting you.


Filed under: Brian Todd • Erin McPike • Government shutdown • John Zarrella • Rene Marsh
September 19th, 2013
08:16 PM ET

Threat of a shutdown fuels GOP tension

CNN's Erin McPike reports on dissension in the Republican Party as the deadline for the government shutdown approaches.


Filed under: Congress • Erin McPike • GOP • Obamacare
July 30th, 2013
04:45 PM ET

More green paint splattered in D.C.

Police say one person has been arrested in connection with the vandalism of a D.C. monument. CNN's Erin McPike reports.

RELATED STORY: Woman charged in vandalism at National Cathedral


Filed under: Erin McPike • Washington
May 29th, 2013
02:39 PM ET

Cruise passengers give kudos to crew

Passengers on the Royal Caribbean cruise ship that caught fire on Monday share their stories with CNN's Erin McPike.

RELATED STORY: Cruise line gets points for speedy response


Filed under: Cruise ship • Erin McPike
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