Drawing It Out

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Monday, January 09, 2012

Ron Paul, Mitt Romney, and Rick Santorum participate in the ABC/Yahoo! News Republican Debate. (Win McNamee/Getty Images/WNYC)

John Heilemann of New York Magazine discusses the latest developments in the GOP field ahead of tomorrow’s New Hampshire primary, and reviews this weekend’s two debates. Then, an illustrated book explains health care reform. Plus: calls from Ron Paul supporters and other libertarians to talk about the candidate and the GOP nomination; and fireplace and other precautions in the wake of the tragedy in Connecticut.

Up Next: New Hampshire

Politics reporter for New York Magazine and author of Game Change, John Heilemann, discusses what happened in this weekend's two New Hampshire debates and who stands to win and lose in tomorrow's GOP primary. 

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Pharmacies and Super-drugs

Craig Burridge, executive director of Pharmacists Society of the State of New York, talks about the concerns pharmacists have about pharmacy safety, and what a new "super-drug" painkiller means for those concerns.

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Pictures of Health (Care Reform)

Jonathan Gruber, professor of economics at MIT and director of the health care reform program at the National Bureau of Economic Research, talks about his new book, Health Care Reform: What It Is, Why It's Necessary, How It Works, illustrated by Nathan Schreiber, explaining health care reform. 

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Open Phones: Ron Paul Supporters

We open the phones for Ron Paul supporters and other libertarians to talk about his platform and candidacy for the GOP presidential nomination. 

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Fireplace Precautions

Tom Olshanski, executive director for external affairs at the U.S. Fire Administration, gives fireplace safety tips in the wake of the fatal Christmas Day tragedy in Connecticut. Plus, the phones will be open for your calls on reactions to the blaze.

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New Cardinal

Nancy Dallavalle, chair of the department of religious studies at Fairfield University -- a Jesuit school in Fairfield, CT -- talks about the elevation of New York Archbishop Timothy Dolan to cardinal and other news in the Catholic Church.

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