The White House said today that the President will press for quick Senate approval of the START-2 treaty. Anchor Lisa Mullins speaks with Matthew Bunn of the Project on Managing the Atom at Harvard's Kennedy School of Government, about the politics.
It isn't terribly shocking to find the Middle East playing a role in US election-year politics. But the degree to which Israel's leader has been inserted into the campaign has caught some pundits by surprise.
American political candidates seem to be having a hard time making the connection between green energy and climate change this campaign season. Take the case of Republican Congressman Joe Heck, who is in a tight re-election contest in Southern Nevada.
The increasing sizable Latino vote has been called a "sleeping giant," that if awoken could change the course of the election . The World's Matthew Bell updates host Lisa Mullins with the latest on the Hispanic turnout.
The World's Matthew Bell reports that foreign policy issues are on the table as Hillary Clinton and Barack Obama look for a win in tomorrow's big primaries in Texas and Ohio; during campaign stops in Ohio
The World's Jason Margolis has a preview of Barack Obama's high-stakes trip to the Middle East and Europe; the trip is seen as a high risk, high reward move for the presumptive Democratic presidential nominee.