The roundtable analyzes how President Obama was re-elected and how changing demographics played a key role. Also, we examine the looming fiscal cliff crisis. Plus, we look at the resignation of CIA Director David Petraeus after admitting to an affair. Joining Gwen: Jeff Zeleny, New York Times; John Dickerson, Slate Magazine and PBS; Dan Balz, Washington Post; Beth Reinhard, National Journal.
In the Webcast Extra: The panelists discuss the results of close Senate races. What led to the historic number of women elected in this cycle? Also, how effectively was campaign money used? Plus, what led to the energized voter turn-out?