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Webcast Extra: Money Talk, Voting Tensions and the Christie Fraction

March 1, 2013
We look at Chris Christie and the GOP, the ambiance of the Supreme Court.
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Webcast Extra: Gabby Giffords, Border Security, a Deficit Fix and Iran

February 22, 2013
Border safety, debt reduction, Iranian nuclear power, Gabby Giffords role in gun debate.

U.S. Economic Recovery and Bipartisan Immigration Reform

February 1, 2013
We look at the state of the economy, the immigration reform push and Chuck Hagel’s hearing

Fiscal cliff fallout and the 113th Congress

January 4, 2013
The dramatic fiscal cliff fight deal and the challenges facing the 113th Congress
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Where do we stand on a fiscal cliff deal?

December 28, 2012
The panelists discuss the fiscal cliff negotiations and where we will be January 1st.

A Look Back at 2012

December 28, 2012
We review the top stories of 2012 covering the election, the presidency, congress and fore

Fiscal cliff stalemate and DeMint's resignation

December 7, 2012
We look at the fiscal cliff divide, the GOP intra-party struggles and Syria’s chemical wea

Gaza Crisis, Foreign Policy Politics & Black Friday

November 23, 2012
A ceasefire in Gaza, fiscal cliff politics and speeding up a slow economic recovery.
From the Vault

Deficit Deal Stalemate

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November 25, 2011
Newly re-elected, President Obama has to find a way to get a divided Congress to reach an agreement to prevent a fiscal crisis or risk pushing the country into recession. We look in the vault to November 2011 when the supercommittee failed to reach a budget deal affecting national politics and the economy.
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