Washington Week

Webcast Extra: The Optics of Obama's Press Conference

Clip: Season 2013 | 7m 1s

As the president leaves for his Hawaiian vacation, Dan Balz discusses the optics of his year-end press conference. Will the nomination of Max Baucus to be Ambassador to China get a smooth confirmation in the Senate? Susan Davis discusses. Pete Williams discusses federal sentencing guidelines for drug charges, and Greg Ip compares Fed Chairman Ben Bernanke to his predecessor Alan Greenspan.

Aired: 12/20/13

Rating: NR

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