Friday News Roundup - Hour 1

Friday News Roundup - Hour 1

A panel of journalists joins Diane to talk about the week's top stories: President Obama praised a bi-partisan deficit plan from the Senate's "Gang of Six," while House Republicans passed a debt reduction bill, and debt ceiling negotiations continued to stall; the new Consumer Financial Protection Bureau opened this week without Elizabeth Warren, and NewsCorp struggled to contain the fallout from its phone-hacking scandal.

A panel of journalists joins Diane to talk about the week's top stories: President Obama praised a bi-partisan deficit plan from the Senate's "Gang of Six," while House Republicans passed its own debt reduction bill, and debt ceiling negotiations continued to stall; the new Consumer Financial Protection Bureau opened this week without Elizabeth Warren, and NewsCorp struggled to contain the fallout from its phone-hacking scandal.

Guests

Naftali Bendavid

national correspondent, The Wall Street Journal.

Sheryl Gay Stolberg

Washington correspondent, The New York Times.

Reid Wilson

editor-in-chief of National Journal Hotline.

Friday News Roundup Video

Diane asks the panelists who in Washington they think is truly thinking of the best interests of Americans amid the bitter debt ceiling and deficit debates of the past few months:

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