In our final show of 2012, we explore the year’s significant stories including President Obama’s re-election victory over Mitt Romney; Congress’ tumultuous battles with the White House; and the administration’s challenges abroad. Joining Gwen: Karen Tumulty, Washington Post; John Harwood, CNBC & New York Times; Michael Duffy, TIME Magazine; Doyle McManus, Los Angeles Times.
On the Webcast Extra: The panelists examine the status of the ongoing fiscal cliff negotiations. What is Speaker John Boehner’s current role in brokering a deal? Also, how will the cliff and the impending debt ceiling impact President Obama’s second term priorities? Plus, will we be toasting over the fiscal cliff this New Year?