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News Roundtable: January 3, 2014

It’s Friday, and it’s time for our news roundtable, where we take a look at some of the biggest stories of the week with a rotating panel of journalists and other news watchers.

This week our discussion topics include:

  • Charlie Hales’s top priorities for 2014
  • The Obama Administration’s slow progress on its promise to close the prison at Guantanamo Bay
  • The Supreme Court’s decision to block the Affordable Care Act’s requirement that religious institutions provide insurance that includes birth control


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