Pulitzer Prize-winning biographer Jon Meacham on the evolution of Abraham Lincoln's moral principles and political leadership -- and what the era of Lincoln can teach us about the state of our democracy today.
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A federal judges blocks parts of Arizona’s immigration law from taking effect, BP gets an American CEO and President Obama pushes for more loans to small businesses. A panel of journalists joins guest host Susan Page for analysis of the week’s top national news stories.
- David Corn Washington bureau chief, "Mother Jones" magazine; author of several books, most recently, "Hubris: The Inside Story of Spin, Scandal, and the Selling of the Iraq War." He blogs at politicsdaily.com.
- Karen Tumulty National political reporter, The Washington Post.
- Stephen Hayes "The Weekly Standard," author of "Cheney - The Untold Story of America's Most Powerful and Controversial Vice President"
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