As tens of thousands more men and women are expected home from Afghanistan by 2014, the battle for the vet vote is heating up. Next week, both candidates will address war veterans at their national convention in Reno, Nev. Guest host Linda Wertheimer speaks with two veterans: Tom Tarantino, legislative director at Iraq and Afghanistan Veterans of America, and Genevieve Chase, executive director of American Women Veterans.
The GOP-led Congress President Obama will have to deal with for the last two years of his presidency is a stark contrast to the Democratic-led one he came in with. Does that mean Obama will change his approach to dealing with Capitol Hill?
As part of a series on hashtag activism in 2014, Audie Cornish speaks with Obiageli Ezekwesili of the Open Society Foundation. Ezekwesili was one of the early promoters of the hashtag #bringbackourgirls, about schoolgirls kidnapped in Nigeria in April.
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