President Barack Obama travels to the Middle East to revive Israeli-Palestinian peace efforts amidst concerns over Iran and Syria. Also, the Republican party's self-analysis of the brutal 2012 election and the political balance shifts on the same-sex marriage issue. Joining Gwen: John Harris, Politico; Karen Tumulty, Washington Post; David Sanger, New York Times; and Tom Gjelten, NPR.
In the Webcast Extra: We look back ten years on what has changed since Iraq and how the lessons we learned are being used today. Also, how serious are Cyprus’ recent economic troubles and what do they mean for the European economy? Finally, will Justice Roberts’s previous post ever be filled as another nomination is derailed by filibusters?