webcast extra

Sep
30
2011

Airstrikes killed Anwar al-Awlaki, a U.S.-born Al-Qaeda leader in Yemen. At home, dissatisfied GOP voters want Gov. Chris Christie to join the presidential race. Also, President Obama feuds with his base. Plus, a stopgap bill temporarily prevents a government shutdown. Joining Gwen: John Dickerson, Slate/CBS News; Sam Youngman, The Hill; Major Garrett, National Journal; Pierre Thomas, ABC News.

 

On the Webcast Extra: American-born terrorist leader Anwar al-Awlaki operated the most active Al-Qaeda branch and was obsessed with killing Americans. What is the status of al-Qaeda now? Florida’s decision to change their primary date has the GOP scrambling. And with regular budget fights in Congress, have they gone mad?