The first week of 2012 was one of many interesting political weeks you'll get this year.
The presidential contest has already engaged in Iowa, with the New Hampshire primary next week.
Washington Governor Christine Gregoire has proposed that same-sex marriage should be legalized.
And in Oregon, three Democratic candidates are poised to run for Attorney General.
It's a new year, and our political guys are raring to go. Bill Lunch is OPB’s Political Analyst. Jeff Mapes is the senior political reporter and blogger for The Oregonian. Hear their conversation by clicking the audio icon above.