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Previewing the State of the Union speech, S.E. Cupp comments on the President's expected focus on going around Congress.
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."
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.
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.
In an interview with The New Yorker magazine, President Obama opens up about issues of race, pot and political divisions.
Decisions on the President's NSA plans were finalized shortly before the announcement. CNN's Brianna Keilar reports.
After Pres. Obama spoke out on the issue, the Senate moved ahead on extending unemployment insurance, but the legislation may get stuck in the House - just as Americans like Katherine Hackett desperately need their checks. CNN's Brianna Keilar reports.
In his new book "Duty," former Defense Secretary Robert Gates criticizes President Obama's handling of Afghanistan and says Vice President Biden has been wrong on every major foreign policy issue of the last 40 years. CNN's Jim Sciutto reports.
In a new memoir, Mark Obama Ndesandjo, Pres. Barack Obama's half-brother, details their relationship - including some dark details about the father they shared. CNN's Brian Todd reports.
President Obama is skipping the upcoming Winter Olympics in Russia. CNN's Elise Labott reports.