Citizens United, Super PACs and the 2012 Presidential Race

January 17, 2012

Citizens United and super PACs: What unrestricted corporate, union and special-interest campaign spending means for the 2012 presidential race.

Iowa Caucuses

January 4, 2012

An analysis of the outcome of the first caucuses in the Republican presidential nominee race.

Friday News Roundup - International

December 16, 2011

The U.S. marks the official end of its nearly nine-year war in Iraq; European banks are under pressure to alleviate the region's financial crisis; and a Russian billionaire plans to challenge Vladimir Putin for president. A panel of journalists joins Diane for analysis of the week's top international news stories.

Shifting Dynamics in the GOP Presidential Race

December 13, 2011

Newt Gingrich and Jon Huntsman debate in New Hampshire. Shifting dynamics in the race for the Republican presidential nomination.

Politics Behind the Tax Code

October 17, 2011

With economies stalling around the world, and job creation at a standstill, calls by groups like the "Occupy Wall Street" movement for the rich to pay more are gaining traction. We discuss how tensions over economic fairness are fueling the tax debate.

Friday News Roundup - Hour 1

October 14, 2011

President Obama's jobs bill is blocked in the Senate. Congress approves long-awaited free trade pacts. And protests that began on Wall Street are echoing in cities across America. A panel of journalists joins guest host Susan Page for analysis of the week's top national news stories.

Mitch Daniels: "Keeping the Republic"

September 26, 2011

Governor Mitch Daniels became a role model for Republicans and a lightning rod for critics over the way he tackled Indiana's budget. His thoughts on how empowering ordinary citizens can fix America's problems.

Friday News Roundup - Hour 1

September 23, 2011

Republican presidential candidates debate in Orlando. The threat of a government shutdown intensifies. And the decades-long ban on gays serving in the military officially ends. A panel of journalists joins guest host Steve Roberts for analysis of the week's top national news stories.

Friday News Roundup - Hour 1

September 16, 2011

A panel of journalists joins Diane for analysis of the week's top national news stories: President Obama traveled to battleground states this week to promote his new $450 billion jobs plan; eight GOP presidential candidates faced off in the Tea Party-CNN debate on Monday; and Republicans scored an upset victory in New York's ninth district, where registered Democrats outnumber Republicans three-to-one.

Steven Brill: "Class Warfare"

Steven Brill: "Class Warfare"

August 16, 2011

On the frontlines of school reform: A veteran journalist reports on an unlikely coalition of parents, teachers, Republicans and Democrats trying to fix America’s failing schools.

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