Washington Week

2nd Term Distractions and President Obama’s Priorities

Special | 8m 56s

In the Webcast Extra: investigations continue into the IRS targeting the tea party, the Benghazi attack, and the seizure of journalist’s phone records.  What are President Obama’s achievable priorities? Our panelists discuss the president’s second term distractions.

Aired: 05/24/13

Rating: NR

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