Todd Zwillich, Washington correspondent for The Takeaway takes a closer look from Washington. Karol Markowicz, a public relations consultant, political blogger, believes Weiner should step down in the face of this scandal.
New York's 26th District will hold a special election tomorrow to fill the seat vacated by Rep. Chris Lee, who resigned in January after he had responded to a Craigslist ad with shirtless pictures of himself. Todd Zwillich joins us to discuss.
With the help of Todd Zwillich, The Takeaway's Washington correspondent, we take a closer look at six men in whose hands the fate of a giant policy resolution may rest. Todd described the Gang of Six in brief terms for us.
The House passed a yearlong spending bill on Thursday that would cut $39 billion from national spending. Takeaway Washington correspondent Todd Zwillich explains how the vote showed that sometimes all politics is not always local.
A government shutdown was averted in the 11th hour last Friday, as Congress and the White House came to a temporary resolution on the budget crisis. But the budget debate is not over, and is actually just beginning, according to Todd Zwillich.
Gadhafi's forces have made gains in the struggle in Libya while U.S. forces have pulled back their mission, handing control over to NATO. This has lead to questions on Capitol Hill about U.S. policy in Libya. Todd Zwillich reports.
Since President Obama authorized military action in Libya, politicians on both sides of the aisle have complained the president did not follow the proper and legal channels towards war. Todd Zwillich explains.
Rep. John Boehner will have to negotiate the budget with both the Tea Party and democrats Harry Reid, Nancy Pelosi and President Obama. Meanwhile, the House voted to defund public radio production in a bill that will likely not pass the Senate.