webcast extra

Oct
14
2011

As the GOP candidates debate economics, President Obama promotes his jobs plan. But with its defeat in the Senate, what’s next? Also, the strange story of an assassination plot against a Saudi Ambassador involving Iran and a Mexican drug cartel.
Joining Gwen: Karen Tumulty, Washington Post; Michael Duffy, TIME; Alexis Simendinger, RealClearPolitics; James Kitfield, National Journal.

On the Webcast Extra: The National Journal Insiders Poll shows overwhelming bipartisan support for Florida senator Marco Rubio to be the Republican vice-presidential nominee. Plus, Karen Tumulty's behind the scenes experience moderating the latest GOP debate. Also, President Obama’s upcoming bus tour to NC and VA and why the relationship between the US & Iran never improves.