State Of The Union News
Real-Life 'Designated Survivor' Stories Behind New ABC Show
Though the series is make-believe, ABC's most talked-about new show is based off real, classified US government protocols.
Biden Outlines Progress in "Moonshot" for Cancer Cure
Vice President Joe Biden is outlining progress in the White House's "Cancer Moonshot" initiative to find a cure for cancer
Biden to Speak About Ambitious Push to Find Cancer Cure
Vice President Joe Biden is set to speak in Boston about the White House's ambitious push to find a cure for cancer
What It's Like to Be Part of a Real-Life 'Designated Survivor' Plan
It’s the unthinkable doomsday scenario: a catastrophic attack on U.S. soil that wipes out the president, Congress and the upper levels of government, and leaves behind the “designated survivor” to run the country. It’s the stuff of dark thrillers, but the writers of ABC’s most talked-about new
Kiefer Sutherland on New Show 'Designated Survivor,' Daughter Who Stars in 'Veep'
Kiefer Sutherland is returning to television in ABC's new political thriller "Designated Survivor." The actor plays Tom Kirkman, a lower-level cabinet member who is suddenly appointed President of the United States after a catastrophic attack on the U.S. Capitol during the State of the Union
Trump Surrogates Push Narrative that Clinton Started 'Birtherism'
Donald Trump's surrogates and leading supporters on Sunday were pushing a narrative that the Republican candidate started two days earlier when he declared that Hillary Clinton's 2008 campaign "started the birther controversy," meaning the false notion that President Obama was born outside the
What Donald Trump and His Campaign Have Said About Immigration This Week
Donald Trump says he plans to discuss his immigration plan at length in a speech at some point next week, but that hasn’t stopped the Republican presidential nominee from teasing some of the possible changes he may adopt. His plan to build a wall along the southern U.S. border has not changed since
Ohio Man Who Plotted ISIS-Inspired Attack on US Capitol Pleads Guilty
Christopher Lee Cornell pleaded guilty today to attempting to kill government employees, possession of a firearm in furtherance of a crime of violence, and attempting to provide material support to a designated foreign terrorist organization.
Ohio Man Pleads Guilty to Plotting ISIS-Inspired Attack During President's Address to Congress
A 22-year-old Ohio man who plotted to attack the U.S. Capitol during the president's State of the Union address pleaded guilty today to attempting to kill government employees, possession of a firearm in furtherance of a crime of violence, and attempting to provide material support to a designated