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Monday, December 17, 2012

We discuss what’s known and unknown after the shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown, Connecticut, and take your calls with reaction. Plus: USA Today’s Susan Page on how Washington is responding to the violence, and on any prospects for compromise on spending and revenue; Andrew Sullivan of The Daily Beast on how the film “Zero Dark Thirty” depicts torture; and more.


Newtown Shooting: The Monday After

We continue to cover the latest news from Newtown, CT, where 27 people were killed in a mass shooting. With:

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Political Cliff

USA Today Washington bureau chief Susan Page discusses the latest from Washington, from reaction to the Sandy Hook shooting to a new counter-offer on tax rates from Speaker John Boehner.

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Open Phones: Religious Services This Weekend

What was the theme or message of a religious service you attended this weekend? Whether you were speaking or listening, the phone lines are open for your calls on the important messages at your temple, church, mosque or other religious center after the Newtown school shooting. Call in and share: 212-433-9692/WNYC. 

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