National Issues Outlook
A new Congress, deficit reduction, job creation, and the continuing fight over healthcare legislation: Political analysts weigh in on issues likely to drive the national debate in 2011.
senior fellow, Brookings Institution and author, "Our Divided Political Heart: The Battle for the American Idea in an Age of Discontent"
columnist with the "The New York Times" and author of "Bobos in Paradise."
professor and director, Center for Congressional and Presidential Studies at American University; author of "Obama in Office: The First Two Years."