A closer look at what emergency powers the president has and whether he'll use them.
By Maea Lenei Buhre
William Barr's record suggests an expansive view of presidential power as the Senate holds his confirmation hearing next week.
By Eric Tucker, Associated Press
Syndicated columnist Mark Shields and Ramesh Ponnuru of National Review join Judy Woodruff to discuss the week’s top news, including how incumbents held their ground against the tea party in last Tuesday’s primaries, Rep. John Boehner’s threat to sue President…
By PBS NewsHour
Supporters of President Mohammed Morsi's government -- primarily political Islamists -- and opponents, primarily secular liberals and religious minorities, staged rival rallies in Cairo to express diverging opinions on a draft constitution. Ray Suarez reports on faction-driven violence that has…
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