Robin Wright says that in Iraq, the U.S. is not just starting from scratch, we're starting from below scratch. The fellow at the U.S. Institute of Peace and the Woodrow Wilson International Center says we are worse off than we were going into Iraq 12 years ago, and this is not what we wanted to see in the aftermath of the Arab uprisings. As the Huffington Post headline reads, It's Onward to the 7th Century. In the House of Representatives, Republicans elect a new leader and try to recover from Eric Cantor's shocking loss. Wisconsin Governor Scott Walker is charged in a criminal scheme to stave off recall efforts in 2012.
This week's panel includes Matt Miller, moderating from the Center. On the Left is Robert Scheer (TruthDig.com). Byron York (Washington Examiner) is on the Right. Also, Robin Wright (journalist, author, fellow at the U.S. Institute of Peace and the Woodrow Wilson International Center).