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Friday News Roundup - Hour 1

October 7, 2011

President Obama challenged the House of Representatives to pass his $450 billion jobs bill, saying the nation is in an economic "emergency." Majority Leader Eric Cantor (R.-Va.) declared the bill dead on arrival and Senate Democrats proposed a millionaire surtax of 5.6%; Governor Chris Christie (NJ) and former Alaska governor Sarah Palin announced they were not running for president; and Apple co-founder Steve Jobs died of cancer at age 56. A panel of journalists joins guest host Laura Knoy for analysis of the week's top national news stories.

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