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Candace Cameron Bure on the 'Intimidating' Job of Hosting The View in an Election Year

Originally posted 07/28/2016 01:15PM

Anyone joining the opinionated hosting panel on The View knows to expect passionate and sometimes heated exchanges to erupt at the table, but co-host Candace Cameron Bure admits that the current election year has made the discourse even more intense.

"It can be incredibly intimidating at times, but it's keeping me on my toes," said Cameron Bure, 40, whose religious beliefs and conservative politics often led her into vigorous back-and-forths with her co-hosts.

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WATCH: Raven-Symoné, Nyle DiMarco, Gus Kenworthy and Other Stars Speak Out After Orlando Shootings: 'We Won't Be Silenced'

Originally posted 06/24/2016 08:50AM

In a new video from Teen Vogue, celebrities of diverse backgrounds like Raven-Symoné and actress Debby Ryan share recorded messages about what makes them proud of who they are. The messages were recorded in honor of the 49 fatal victims of the June 12 Orlando mass shooting at Pulse, an LGBT nightclub.

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Raven-Symoné Feared Disney and Cosby Show Fans Wouldn't React Well to Her Sexuality: 'Oh My God, Little Olivia's Gay?'

Originally posted 06/01/2016 10:45AM

[YOUTUBE "h97F6BGdqA"] Raven-Symoné is opening up about publicly embracing her sexuality after hiding it for many years to protect her career.

"I never thought I would come out because my personal life didn't matter," The View co-host shared in Lexus L/Studio's "It Got Better" docu-series. "It only mattered what could be sold as part of the Raven Symoné brand."

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Jennifer Holliday Surprises The View's Whoopi Goldberg with Superstar Co-Host Karaoke Performance of 'And I Am Telling You I'm Not Going'

Originally posted 05/25/2016 03:00PM

Original Dreamgirls star Jennifer Holliday made a surprise performance on ABC's The View on Wednesday, singing her iconic hit "And I Am Telling You I'm Not Going."

Holliday's appearance came during the daytime talk show's "Co-Host Karaoke" competition, which also featured Candace Cameron Bure duet with Vanilla Ice on his '90s guilty pleasure "Ice Ice Baby."

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FROM EW: Raven-Symoné Releases First New Music in Eight Years

FROM EW: Raven-Symoné Releases First New Music in Eight Years

Originally posted 05/24/2016 04:05PM

She made a surprise return by uploading two new songs onto her Soundcloud account

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Raven-Symoné Addresses NeNe Leakes Feud: 'I Feel Sad for Her'

Originally posted 12/21/2015 03:25PM

Raven-Symoné is responding to some hard feelings NeNe Leakes has after an appearance on The View

Leakes appeared on Watch What Happens Live earlier this month, telling Andy Cohen that Symoné and her fellow The View panelist Joy Behar threw shade during her appearance on the show Nov. 17. In a new interview with E! News, Symoné says she isn't quite sure what the beef is about.

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NeNe Leakes Accuses Joy Behar and Raven-Symoné of 'Throwing Shade' on The View

Originally posted 12/07/2015 05:30PM

NeNe Leakes did not enjoy her view from the hot seat on ABC's daytime talk show.

Speaking with Andy Cohen on Watch What Happens Live on Sunday night, the Real Housewives of Atlanta alum gave her take on the visible tension between her and two of The View's co-hosts during her appearance Nov. 17.

"Now, Joy [Behar] definitely was throwing a lot of shade, but there was someone else on the panel that threw shade as well," said Leakes, 47.

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The View Supports Raven-Symoné After Controversial Comments on Race

Originally posted 11/02/2015 01:30PM

Raven-Symoné has ABC's support as a petition calling for her to be booted from The View gains traction online.

"We love Raven," a network spokesperson tells PEOPLE. "She is confident, genuine and opinionated, all qualities that make her a great addition to the panel."

After Raven, 29, criticized a high school student who was tackled by a now fired police officer in South Caroline, a Change.org petition calling for her removal popped up. Five days later, it has garnered more than 130,000 signatures.

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Raven-Symoné Apologizes for 'Lack of Empathy' After Discrimination Comments on The View

Raven-Symoné Apologizes for 'Lack of Empathy' After Discrimination Comments on The View

Originally posted 10/12/2015 09:20AM

Raven-Symoné is owning up to her mistake.

The View co-host admitted that her Thursday comments about racial name discrimination were "in poor taste" in a Facebook post Sunday.

During a discussion about the racist assumptions Americans make based on someone's name, Symoné said, "I'm very discriminatory against words like the ones they were saying in those names. I'm not about to hire you if your name is Watermelondrea," referencing a viral video the show played that listed the 60 most "ghetto names."

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Raven-Symoné Accused of 'Supporting Discrimination' After Controversial The View Comments

Raven-Symoné Accused of 'Supporting Discrimination' After Controversial The View Comments

Originally posted 10/09/2015 10:45PM

The View has seen it's fair share of controversy over the last few months, and co-host Raven-Symoné's comments Thursday landed her in hot water.

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