December 16th, 2011
07:54 AM ET

Friday's live events

CNN.com Live is your home for all the latest news on the 2012 presidential election.

Today's programming highlights...

9:30 am ET - Euro crisis hearing - Will the current euro crisis affect the U.S. economy and taxpayers?  A House oversight subcommittee looks into the issue.

9:30 am ET - Romney in Iowa - GOP presidential candidate Mitt Romney speaks to supporters in Sioux City, Iowa.

11:45 am ET - Bachmann's Iowa tour - GOP presidential candidate Rep. Michele Bachmann launches a 10-day bus tour of Iowa's 99 counties in Sioux City.

12:00 pm ET - 'Barefoot Bandit' state sentencing - Colton Harris-Moore is expected to plead guilty before a Washington state judge on multiple counts of theft.

2:10 pm ET - Obama addresses Jewish conference - President Obama makes remarks at the biennial conference of the Union for Reform Judaism in Washington.

CNN.com Live is your home for breaking news as it happens.

 


Filed under: Dollars & Sense • Economy • Elections • Politics
soundoff (7 Responses)
  1. Mark L.

    Vote for Newt "Benito Mussolini" Gingrich as you next FASCIST commander in chief, America. Let's have four more years of Bush / Cheney politics, any maybe, just maybe our nation can prosper once again as it did NOT during the Great Recession of 2008.

    fas·cist   /ˈfæʃɪst/ Show Spelled[fash-ist] Show IPA
    noun
    1. A person who is dictatorial or has extreme right-wing views.

    December 16, 2011 at 9:06 am | Report abuse |
  2. chrissy

    lmao @ Mark, thanks for clearing that up. Just teasin ya btw, and i do agree! 🙂

    December 16, 2011 at 10:49 am | Report abuse |
  3. bobcat ( in a hat )

    It's scary to think Newt GinGRINCH could possibly be our next president. This man is as trustworthy as an egg sucking dawg in a henhouse.

    December 16, 2011 at 11:38 am | Report abuse |
  4. chrissy

    lmao @ bobcat, you have such a flaire with words! Scarey is ANY ONE of those republican candidates!

    December 16, 2011 at 11:43 am | Report abuse |
  5. bobcat ( in a hat )

    @chrissy

    I just hope that the majority of people have sense enough to see through these republicans bullcrap.

    December 16, 2011 at 11:49 am | Report abuse |
  6. accurate

    Vote for Newt "Benito Mussolini" Gingrich as you next FASCIST commander in chief, America. Let's have four more years of Bush / Cheney politics, any maybe, just maybe our nation can prosper once again as it did NOT during the Great Recession of 2008.

    fas·cist   /ˈfæʃɪst/ Show Spelled[fash-ist] Show IPA
    noun
    1. A person who is dictatorial or has extreme right-wing views.

    December 16, 2011 at 1:44 pm | Report abuse |
  7. THE ONE AND ONLY DRAKOREX1

    I HATE NEWT, WHO WOULD VOTE FOR SOMEONE NAMED NEWT?SOME KIND OF LIZARD BABY.

    December 16, 2011 at 4:22 pm | Report abuse |