The 2012 Presidential Race (Officially) Begins

Republican presidential candidates at Fox News debate in Sioux City, Iowa.

The presidential nomination process kicks off today when voters attend the Iowa Caucuses. It’s a Free Country political reporter Anna Sale reports from the Hawkeye State and discusses last-minute news from the GOP contenders. Plus: Sean Trende, senior elections analyst at RealClearPolitics, looks at the big trends in politics heading into the election year; and Amanda Fung of Crain’s New York Business and Stephen Kliegerman of Halstead Property Development Marketing talk about the current and future state of New York City’s real estate market.