The panel looks at the developments in Libya, rising gas prices, the battles over the federal budget and the US assistance after the Japanese earthquake and tsunami. Plus, we look at the life of our colleague and longtime Washington Week panelist, David Broder. Gwen is joined by Dan Balz, The Washington Post, Doyle McManus, Los Angeles Times and Karen Tumulty of The Washington Post.
On the Webcast Extra: Barack Obama tries to stay at arms length from the budget battles as he accuses congress of “political bickering.” Also, John Kerry and John McCain urge stronger action on Libya, while the administration defers to the United Nations. Plus, the panel shares more memories of David Broder.