Friday News Roundup - Domestic
The government for the first time releases data on Medicare payments. President Obama vows to do more for war veterans at a memorial for Fort Hood shooting victims. And Senate Republicans block debate on an equal pay bill. A panel of journalists joins Diane for analysis of the week's top national news stories.
congressional correspondent, The Wall Street Journal.
economic policy reporter, The New York Times.
chief Washington correspondent, Yahoo! News.
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During a discussion about the two executive orders President Barack Obama signed this week in an effort to close the gender wage gap, a caller asked Diane Rehm and panel of journalists Friday to disclose their salaries on air.
Diane, along with her three guests, declined, but the awkwardness of the question underscored a discussion about the psychology of discussing wages in the workplace--regardless of gender.
Watch the panel's discussion below.