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Election fallout continues; the President faces challenges abroad & George W. Bush focuses on his legacy. Jackie Calmes (NY Times) on the deficit commission's draft proposals; Naftali Bendavid (Wall Street Journal) examines leadership battles in Congress; Tom Gjelten (NPR) analyzes the struggles of the global economy as Mr. Obama travels to Asia, & Martha Raddatz (ABC News) on the Bush  memoir.

In the Washington Week Webcast EXTRA, more from Gwen & the panel on the striking results of a National Journal Political Insiders poll on bipartisanship; big tests for both parties coming up in Congress, including the Bush tax cuts and Don’t Ask Don’t Tell; silence on human rights issues in the countries the President visited recently; and leadership lessons of this week.