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Will 2014 be better or worse for Obama?
December 20th, 2013
05:55 PM ET

Will 2014 be better or worse for Obama?

Citing economic progress and other achievements, President Barack Obama on Friday rejected the contention that 2013 was the worst year of his presidency. FULL STORY

The President gave a very optimistic outlook for 2014. "We head into next year with an economy that's stronger than it was at the start of the year," Obama said. "I firmly believe that 2014 can be a breakthrough year for America."

Republican strategist John Feehery and Democratic strategist Penny Lee join hosts Van Jones and Newt Gingrich for a debate about President Obama's next year.

We want you to weigh in: Will 2014 be a better or worse year for President Obama?

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December 2nd, 2013
07:14 PM ET

Can Obama recover? Van Jones: Yes, he can

On Crossfire, Van Jones explains to former Maryland Gov. Bob Ehrlich how critics have been asking for years if Obama can recover.

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Can Obama save his second term?
December 2nd, 2013
04:07 PM ET

Can Obama save his second term?

The Obama administration declared Healthcare.gov now works as originally planned. With the site up and running better than before, can President Obama get beyond Obamacare and cure his second-term blues?

Tonight at 6:30pm ET, Democratic strategist Bill Burton and former Republican Governor of Maryland Bob Ehrlich join Newt Gingrich and Van Jones for a debate focusing on the President.

Burton Ehrlich

We want you to weigh in: Can President Obama recover in his second term?

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Filed under: Barack Obama • Fireback • Health care • In the Crossfire
November 27th, 2013
09:33 AM ET

Obama's foreign policy: Pass or fail?

Newt Gingrich reveals the results of Crossfire's Fireback question, which includes a response from Rep. Allen West.

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In the Crossfire: Obama's legacy
November 20th, 2013
04:38 PM ET

In the Crossfire: Obama's legacy

Today, a tribute to a President whose killing affected a generation. Later, the Medal of Freedom awarded to another. Is there a chance to learn from legacies past? Or has Washington changed too dramatically since the Kennedy and Clinton presidencies?

In the Crossfire: Senators Ben Cardin (D-MD) and Tim Scott (R-SC).

They'll debate President Obama's Washington with hosts Newt Gingrich and Van Jones.

scott cardin

We want you to weigh in. Which President will history view more favorably?

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In the Crossfire: the President's waning popularity
November 19th, 2013
04:06 PM ET

In the Crossfire: the President's waning popularity

Is President Obama experiencing a sophomore slump? His signature health care law's rollout turned from glitches to a debacle. Now, blocked judicial nominees and record low poll numbers.

How can the President come back?

In the Crossfire: Rep. Joe Crowley (D-NY) and Ralph Reed of the Faith and Freedom Coalition.

They join hosts S.E. Cupp and Van Jones at 6:30pET to debate President Obama's waning popularity.

crowley reed

We want you to weigh in. Do you think President Obama can make a comeback from his low approval ratings?

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