Politics in Both Their Houses: President and House Speaker Relations

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US President Barack Obama along with House Minority Leader John Boehner of Ohio (2nd L), House Minority Whip Eric Cantor of Virginia (2nd R) and House Republican Conference Chairman Mike Pence (R)
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The New York Times' Louise Story reports on why no one has been prosecuted following the financial crisis; A look at how presidents and Speakers of the House have often had contentious relationships; Celeste reflects on the Civil War; scrutinizing President Obama's plan for reducing the deficit; two soldiers talk about their path to becoming humanitarians; high speed rail going off the tracks; more and more sleeping air traffic controllers; forced negotiations between players and the NFL; and Maya Soetoro-Ng's sister on her new children's book, "Ladder to the Moon."