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UN panel calls for end to extreme poverty by 2030

A high-level U.N. panel recommended an ambitious roadmap Thursday to tackle the world's major challenges, from climate change to equality for women, with a key goal of ending extreme poverty everywhere by 2030. Full story

Matthews: Obama spoke authentically about protecting US

   John Podesta from the Center for American Progress and Mother Jones’ David Corn join Chris Matthews for a look at Obama’s counterterrorism speech and the way the president handled the woman who kept calling him out.

Obama gets a second chance to make good on his promises

   The Center for American Progress' John Podesta, President Bill Clinton's Chief of Staff during his second term, joins They Daily Rundown's Chuck Todd to discuss the president's State of the Union address and how much he can accomplish during his second term.

What Obama has to do for a successful second term

   The NOW panel, joined by the Center for American Progress’ John Podesta, talks about the many policy plans the president is trying to push and what he has to do among Republicans and Democrats to ensure he can win the legislative battles ahead.

Closing in on 'Cliff' Talks

   John Podesta, Center for American Progress chairman, and Harry Wilson, MAEVA Group chairman & CEO, weigh in with their ideas on how to move beyond the current "fiscal cliff" stall in Washington.

Renewed push for Assault Weapons Ban to be renewed

   The White House has yet to offer an specific path of action in the wake of Newtown, despite the president’s pledge to use the “full power of his office” to prevent more gun violence. John Podesta of the Center for American Progress discusses.

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  Roundtable discusses the Petraeus affair, foreign policy

Rep. Raul Labrador, R-Idaho, NY Times columnist, Tom Friedman, Former White House Chief of Staff for President Clinton, John Podesta, NBC News Chief Foreign Affairs Correspondent Andrea Mitchell, and GOP strategist, Mike Murphy weigh in on the latest.

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