webcast extra

Apr
13
2012

With Rick Santorum out of the GOP race, Mitt Romney and President Barack Obama are gearing up for the general election. But recent comments about Romney's wife, Ann, have caused controversy over gender politics. Plus, a look at the fragile ceasefire in Syria. Joining Gwen: Dan Balz, Washington Post; Beth Reinhard, National Journal; John Harris, POLITICO; Doyle McManus, Los Angeles Times.

 

On the Webcast Extra: Ahead of next week’s tax deadline, President Obama campaigns on the Buffett Rule and candidates release their tax returns. Plus, the politics behind the NRA’s claim that President Obama has a strong anti-gun record. Also, whether political mini-scandals weigh on the electorate’s decision. And, what steps North Korea might take after their failed missile launch?