Friday News Roundup - Domestic

Friday News Roundup - Domestic

A panel of journalists joins Diane for analysis of the week's top national news stories.

A panel of journalists joins Diane for analysis of the week's top national news stories.

Guests

David Corn

Washington bureau chief for Mother Jones magazine; recipient of the 2012 George Polk Award for Political Reporting; and author of "47 Percent: Uncovering the Romney Video That Rocked the 2012 Election."

Lisa Lerer

White House correspondent for Bloomberg News.

Michael Gerson

syndicated columnist and author of "City of Man: Religion and Politics in a New Era."

Friday News Roundup Video

The Supreme Court has taken up briefs challenging the legality of the Defense of Marriage Act and California's Proposition 8. Lisa Lerer, White House correspondent for Bloomberg News, said the high court's decision is a big step for the Obama administration, which urged the justices to strike down bans on gay marriage. "The speed in which this has taken place has just really been remarkable," she said.

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