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Previewing Obama 2.0

At what point can we properly judge a president's legacy? To discuss what that Obama 2.0 could look like, we speak with Michael Tomasky, the American Editor-at-Large for the UK's Guardian newspaper, and editor of the quarterly journal 'Democracy.'

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Obama's security team

With the attacks in India this past weekend President Elect Barack Obama will make his official announcement for the anchor position of his security team today with new found immediacy. The Takeaway talks to Peter Baker of the New York Times.

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What the transition tells us about Obama

The seemingly unflappable President-Elect Obama has all eyes on him today, but by now he should be pretty used to the attention. New York Times reporter Peter Baker has a piece in today's paper about what the last 77 days say about the President-elect.

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Bill Clinton: Back in the Spotlight

Bill Clinton's successful negotiation for the release of two American journalists brought the former president back into the spotlight. Peter Baker, White House correspondent for The New York Times, joins The Takeaway to talk about Clinton's new role.