The latest CNN / ORC poll shows Republicans have an edge over Democrats among registered voters. That's a big turnaround from just one month ago when Democrats had an eight-point advantage. Control of Congress is up for grabs in next year's midterm elections. Chief National Correspondent John King takes a closer look at what these new polls could mean.
A half century has passed since the death of President John F. Kennedy. There is no way to know how the world would be a different place had JFK been able to serve out his term and maybe even a second. Anderson discussed the tragic events of the assassination along with JFK's legacy with John King, Presidential Historian Douglas Brinkley and Senior Political Analyst David Gergen.
Where does President John F. Kennedy fit on the political spectrum? Anderson discussed this question with Presidential historian Douglas Brinkley, Chief National Correspondent John King and author Ira Stoll.
Today President Obama honored the latest recipients of the Presidential Medal of Freedom. He also paid tribute to President John F. Kennedy, who created the award 50 years ago. As the nation pauses to remember the assassination of President Kennedy, Chief National Correspondent John King looks back at his legacy.
President Obama went in front of the cameras today and basically fell on his sword, taking full blame for the botched rollout of the Affordable Care Act's website and telling Americans he's not a perfect man. At a press conference today, he also announced new rules to help people whose health insurance has been canceled under Obamacare. Chief National Correspondent John King has the latest.
U.S. Senator Joe Manchin of West Virginia spoke to Wolf and described today's announcement as "a step in the right direction." The red-state Democrat also said he wants to see some of the law's key deadlines delayed.
Weeks after the Affordable Care Act website went live and melted down, President Obama is apologizing. He's apologizing for those technical problems, along with failing to live up to the promises he made. At nearly every stop in the 2012 campaign, he repeated "you can keep your doctor" and "you can keep your plan." Now we know several million people are seeing their existing policies cancelled. Chief Political Correspondent Candy Crowley, Chief National Correspondent John King, and Chief Political Analyst Gloria Borger all weigh in.
An early evening meeting at the White House ending with no deal on either averting a debt-ceiling breech or reopening the government. It comes as new polls show Americans say they would vote out the entire Congress if they could. Anderson discussed all of this with John King, Chief Political Analyst Gloria Borger and former U.S. Comptroller General David Walker.
Missouri Republican Congresswoman Ann Wagner was in today's White House budget meeting with President Obama. She described it as "a very useful discussion." When asked about new polls that show Americans are increasingly blaming Republicans for the budget impasse she said, "We are not looking at polls, this is about governance." Check out her entire conversation with Anderson and John King.
Iowa Republican Congressman Steve King spoke to Anderson about the government shutdown and the upcoming debt ceiling deadline. He talked about the state of the standoff saying, "The lid is on the pressure cooker." Rep. King predicted an agreement to end the shutdown would pass in the House, he also warned "this Congress does not have the discipline to bring down spending and balance the budget."
Chief National Correspondent John King along with political analysts Gloria Borger and David Gergen listened to Congressman King's interview and weighed in on the budget standoff.
Both sides are digging in on day seven of the government shutdown. House Speaker John Boehner called for President Obama to negotiate. The President called for a House vote to fund the government with no strings attached. There is plenty of talk about compromise, but not much progress. Anderson takes a look at what lawmakers are saying about the standoff today, and John King has the latest developments on the battle.
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