Friday News Roundup - Domestic
Congressional negotiators reached a deal on a $1 trillion dollar spending package to avert a government shutdown tonight. But snags remain over extending the payroll tax cut and jobless benefits. Republican presidential frontrunner Newt Gingrich came under fire in the last GOP debate prior to the Iowa caucuses. And, after almost nine years, the Iraq war came to an official end. A panel of journalists joins Diane for analysis of the week's top national news stories.
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The panelists talk about the deal Congress reached to avoid a government shutdown:
The Obama campaign released a video highlighting the significance of the official end of the Iraq War: