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In the Crossfire: Should the budget deal be passed?
December 11th, 2013
03:53 PM ET

In the Crossfire: Should the budget deal be passed?

Tonight on Crossfire, will the breakthrough budget deal be passed by Congress? Should it be?

In the Crossfire, we have Rep. Raúl Labrador (R-ID) and Rep. Xavier Becerra (D-CA) debating the proposed deal with hosts S.E. Cupp and Van Jones.

We want you to weigh in: Who do you think made out better in the budget deal?

Vote by tweeting Republicans or Democrats using #Crossfire or comment on our Facebook post. View results below or through our Poptip results page.

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Filed under: Budget • economy • Fireback • government shutdown • Raul Labrador • Xavier Becerra
December 10th, 2013
09:42 PM ET

Skepticsm of the budget deal

In the Crossfire: Congressional negotiators finally announce a budget deal aimed at avoiding another government shutdown. FULL STORY.

Our guests, Democratic Congressman Adam Schiff (D-CA) and Republican Congressman Tim Huelskamp (R-KA) both shared skepticism of the new deal on Crossfire, within minutes of the deal being announced.

Watch: Huelskamp suggests the U.S. has settled for less when it comes to our leadership.

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Filed under: Adam Schiff • Budget • Debates • economy • government shutdown • Tim Huelskamp
Are you happy with the budget deal?
December 10th, 2013
07:05 PM ET

Are you happy with the budget deal?

Washington (CNN) – House and Senate negotiators reached a bipartisan budget compromise on Tuesday that would prevent another government shutdown, if approved by Congress. FULL STORY

We want you to weigh in: Are you happy with the budget deal?

Vote by tweeting yes or no using #Crossfire or comment on our Facebook post. View results below or through our Poptip results page.

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Filed under: Fireback • government shutdown
December 9th, 2013
07:17 PM ET

Gingrich's ideas for the economy

Hawaii Gov. Neil Abercrombie responds to Newt Gingrich's ideas on how the U.S. can break out of the economy.

WATCH: Is there a grand bargain to avoid another shutdown?

In the Crossfire: What happens next?
October 17th, 2013
03:22 PM ET

In the Crossfire: What happens next?

The shutdown is over and the government is reopened (for now). President Obama is moving on with a new agenda. Will he find any takers? Is this a new start or more of the same?

Tonight in the Crossfire: two members of Congress, Reps. Steven Horsford (D-NV) and Luke Messer (R-IN) join hosts S.E. Cupp and Van Jones to debate the future of legislating at 6:30pET.

We want you to weigh in. Do you think President Obama will be able to accomplish his agenda going forward? Reply now with Yes or No below, by replying to our tweet, or commenting on our Facebook post.


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Filed under: economy • government shutdown • Luke Messer • S.E. Cupp • Steve Horsford • Van Jones
In the Crossfire: Senate has a deal
October 16th, 2013
02:19 PM ET

In the Crossfire: Senate has a deal

The Senate has reached a deal to end the shutdown and avoid default, with Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid calling the agreement “historic.”

House Speaker John Boehner cleared the way for the measure to pass, saying “we fought the good fight, we just didn’t win.” Meanwhile, staunch Obamacare opponent Sen. Ted Cruz said he wouldn’t try to block the measure.

Tonight in the Crossfire, two members of the House, Reps. David Cicilline (D-RI) and Steve Scalise (R-LA) debate the details surrounding the making of the deal and a look at what lies in its future.

Reps. Cicilline and Scalise join hosts Newt Gingrich and Van Jones to make their case at 6:30pET.

We want you to weigh in. Who do you think won the shutdown fight? Reply with President Obama, Republicans, or Tea Party below, by replying to our tweet, or by commenting on our Facebook post.


October 16th, 2013
01:29 PM ET

Gingrich: This is a sad day

Hosts Van Jones and Newt Gingrich weigh in on the deal announced on the Senate floor Wednesday. Gingrich argues that today is a sad day, while Jones says he is proud of President Obama, Harry Reid and Mitch McConnell.

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Filed under: Debt limit • economy • government shutdown • Newt Gingrich • Van Jones
October 16th, 2013
10:17 AM ET

Cutter to King: This is a fool's errand

Stephanie Cutter debates with Rep. Steve King and Rep. Donna Edwards about Congress doing its job regarding the shutdown.

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