For the second year in a row, President Obama is pushing universal pre-school education, without much chance of getting a program funded by Congress. We look at how it works, the potential impact on poverty and at the political realities. Also, al Qaeda Dumps its Syria affiliate, and the "confessions" of a former agent for America's transportation security.
Banner image: Children sing the Pledge of Allegiance during a pre-school graduation. Photo: CherryPoint