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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.

February 27th, 2014
07:28 PM ET

Magic: Obama new initiative will work

Former NBA star Magic Johnson, actor Jesse Williams, and CNN anchor Don Lemon talk to Wolf Blitzer about President Obama's new initiative for young men of color, "My Brother's Keeper."

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Filed under: "My Brother's Keeper" program • Don Lemon • Interviews • President Obama • race
February 21st, 2014
07:58 PM ET

Obama to award 24 overdue Medals of Honor

The White House will award the highest military honor to 24 veterans from World War II, the Korean War, and the Vietnam War. CNN's Barbara Starr profiles the brave soldiers.


Filed under: Barbara Starr • Medal of Honor • Military • President Obama
February 19th, 2014
07:26 PM ET

Obama influence overseas waning?

CNN's Jim Acosta takes a look at President Obama and the obstacles he is facing in taking action in Ukraine and Syria. Is his foreign policy weakening the U.S.'s position overseas?


Filed under: foreign policy • Jim Acosta • President Obama
February 19th, 2014
06:36 PM ET

Obama writes to armless football star

After his story was featured on The Situation Room, Isaac Lufkin received a letter of congratulations from Pres. Obama.

RELATED: Check out Isaac's story, a unique high school student with big dreams.


Filed under: NFL • President Obama • Sports
February 10th, 2014
06:32 PM ET

Scandal to make for awkward State Dinner

After France's President Francois Hollande split with the first lady, the White House has scrambled to adjust State Dinner plans. CNN's Brianna Keilar reports.


Filed under: Brianna Keilar • France • Francois Hollande • President Obama
January 29th, 2014
07:14 PM ET

Are democrats avoiding President Obama?

CNN's Dana Bash reports on Democrats that seem to be straying away from their own President.


Filed under: Dana Bash • Democrats • President Obama
January 28th, 2014
06:55 PM ET

S.E. Cupp: Obama strikes 'terrible tone'

Previewing the State of the Union speech, S.E. Cupp comments on the President's expected focus on going around Congress.


Filed under: President Obama • S.E. Cupp • State of the Union
January 27th, 2014
08:06 PM ET

Pres. Obama promises "year of action"

CNN Senior White House Correspondent Jim Acosta previews the President's State of the Union speech and the initiatives he plans on pursuing in the year ahead - one the administration has billed as a "year of action."


Filed under: Jim Acosta • President Obama • State of the Union
January 23rd, 2014
07:58 PM ET

Iran's rhetoric raises doubts about nuke deal

Tough talk from Iranian leaders contrasts with what the White House says is in the nuclear deal, so why won't the Obama administration release the text to set the record straight? CNN Senior White House Correspondent Jim Acosta reports.


Filed under: Iran • Nuclear • President Obama
January 21st, 2014
06:52 PM ET

Do Christie's scandals help him in 2016?

Wolf Blitzer is joined by an expert political panel - John King, Gloria Borger, and Charles Blow - to discuss Governor Christie's drop in the polls and President Obama's recent comments on race.

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Filed under: Charles Blow • Chris Christie • Gloria Borger • John King • President Obama
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