Friday News Roundup - Domestic

Friday News Roundup - Domestic

The White House stands firm on its birth control decision; the House of Representatives passes the Stock Act; and banks agree to a billion dollar foreclosure settlement. Greg Ip of the Economist magazine, James Fallows of the Atlantic and Juan Williams of Fox News join Diane for analysis of the week's top national news stories.

The White House came under continued attack over the contraception mandate; banks agreed to a multi-billion dollar foreclosure settlement; the House of Representatives passed the Stock Act as the payroll tax debate stalled; Rick Santorum looked to build on his surprising victories in three Republican contests as uncertainty returned to the conservative race; President Obama reversed his position and embraced Super PACs; Proposition Eight was overturned in California; and the Pentagon announced it would ease restrictions on women in combat. Greg Ip of the Economist magazine, James Fallows of the Atlantic and Juan Williams of Fox News join Diane for analysis of the week's top national news stories.

Guests

Greg Ip

U.S. economics editor, The Economist, and author of "The Little Book of Economics: How the Economy Works in the Real World."

James Fallows

national correspondent, "The Atlantic."

Juan Williams

political analyst, Fox News.

News Roundup Video

The panelists discuss the Obama administration's decision to allow certain exemptions for religious employers from its new law requiring all employers to provide women access to contraceptives:

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