President Obama and House Speaker John Boehner both addressed the nation last night, explaining where each of their parties stand on the current debate over the debt ceiling. What impact did the speeches have?
The president continues to vie for a bold package that would require new taxes and entitlement cuts, while Republicans insist on a more modest plan and oppose tax increases. David Sanger of the The New York Times has more.
The U.S. has achieved its original mission in Afghanistan -- to find and kill bin Laden. To mark this historic moment, we talk with two veteran reporters who've been covering the story from day one: reporters David Sanger and Rod Nordland.
How does Mahmoud Ahmadinejad's reelection as Iran's president affect the bargaining position of Israel? Joining The Takeaway to analyze this is David Sanger, Chief Washington Correspondent, and Aaron David Miller, former advisor to the Middle East.
President Obama outlined a plan to salvage the auto industry, a plan that some see as one step closer to nationalization. David Sanger joins us this morning to discuss the auto industry, President Obama's plan, and the specter of nationalization.