Vote 2012

Sen.-elect Deb Fischer on Spending, Gun Control and Bipartisanship

Jan. 1, 2013

A cattle rancher by trade, Sen.-elect Deb Fischer, R-Neb., will be sworn into Congress after an election campaign which surprised many within her own party. Judy Woodruff talks to Fischer about how her experience as a state senator has prepared her for the U.S. Senate, the need to address spending and gun control.

Big Donors Saw Diminishing Returns in Most Expensive Election in History

Nov. 21, 2012

What can we learn from the record-breaking $6 billion spent by candidates, parties and outside groups in the 2012 election? Judy Woodruff talks to Roll Call's Eliza Newlin Carney and Matea Gold of the Los Angeles Times about where all that money came from, who saw the best investment return and the future of campaign spending.