Analysis | WAMU 88.5 - American University Radio


RSS Feed

Week In News: The End Of The Fiscal Cliff, Sort Of

Weekends on All Things Considered host Jacki Lyden talks with regular contributor James Fallows of The Atlantic about some of the top stories in the news this past week.

Boehner Expected To Keep His Job As House Speaker

Steve Inskeep talks to Robert Costa, Washington editor of the National Review, about the trials of House Speaker John Boehner. What makes it hard for Boehner to control the Republican caucus?

Looking Ahead At Immigration Reform In 2013

Weekend Edition Saturday guest host Linda Wertheimer talks with NPR's Debbie Elliott about how next year's debate on immigration reform might take shape.

Week In Politics: Fiscal Cliff, Immigration Reform

Audie Cornish talks to regular political commentators, E.J. Dionne of The Washington Post and Brookings Institution, and David Brooks of The New York Times.

Time To Address 'Fiscal Cliff' Narrows

On Friday, members of Congress went home without settling their differences over how to avoid the spending decreases and tax increases known as the "fiscal cliff."