President Obama convenes the first cabinet meeting of his administration. Diane and her guests discuss the president’s plans to balance his ambitious domestic agenda with his goals to cut the budget and reform government.


  • Chris Cillizza Is the author of "The Fix" on
  • Paul Light Is a professor with New York University's Wagner School of Public Service.
  • Norman Ornstein Is resident scholar at the American Enterprise Institute; coauthor with Thomas Mann of "The Broken Branch: How Congress Is Failing America and How to Get It Back on Track."

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