Discouraging June unemployment numbers help to frame the contentious debt ceiling negotiations. A look at GOP presidential hopefuls and their fundraising, and the White House changes course on acknowledging suicides in the military. Joining Gwen: Alexis Simendinger, RealClearPolitics.com; Jeanne Cummings, Bloomberg News; Greg Ip, The Economist; and Yochi Dreazen, National Journal
On the Webcast EXTRA: Debt reduction talks continue this weekend, what’s different this time? Also, a report on why unemployment numbers are more structured than usual. And the panel discusses how the GOP Presidential candidates are responding to the unemployment issue. Plus, a discussion on the pending Nadal Hasan trial and the violence in Syria.