As the GOP presidential primary race between Rick Santorum and Mitt Romney tightens, the panel previews the Arizona and Michigan primaries. Plus, President Barack Obama’s proposed budget, a deal to extend payroll tax cuts, and tensions over Iran’s nuclear program. Joining Gwen: Karen Tumulty, Washington Post; Jackie Calmes, New York Times; Susan Davis, USA Today; Martha Raddatz, ABC News.
On the Webcast Extra: Do Newt Gingrich and Ron Paul still have a shot in the GOP primary? Plus, how will the Republican budget differ from President Obama’s budget? Also, the debate over unemployment benefits versus payroll tax cuts. Plus, what’s next for Syria?