webcast extra

Apr
29
2011

Washington D.C. was busy this week with a national security team shuffle, newly published Wiki-leaks documents on Guantanamo Bay, the release of the President's long form birth certificate, and Ben Bernanke’s first press conference. Joining Gwen: Mark Mazzetti, New York Times; Tom Gjelten, NPR; John Harwood, CNBC/New York Times; and Karen Tumulty, Washington Post.
 

On the Webcast Extra: The panel discusses the unrest in Syria and the U.S.’s difficult relationship with that country.  Also, the journalism story behind the most recent leaks from WikiLeaks and Indiana Governor Mitch Daniels (R) ponders a presidential run while moving to the right on social issues.  Also, Democrats counter Republican fundraising with their own big organization, Priorities USA.