Scoop: MEET THE PRESS on NBC - Today, January 27, 2013
Rep. Paul Ryan (R-WI)
Chairman, House Budget Committee
2012 Republican Vice Presidential Nominee
Fmr. Sen. Jim DeMint (R-SC)
Incoming President, Heritage Foundation
President and CEO, NAACP
Associate Editor, The Washington Post
Chief Foreign Affairs Correspondent, NBC News
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This Sunday: former Republican Vice Presidential nominee Rep. Paul Ryan (R-WI) sits down exclusively with David Gregory for his first live interview since the election. He'll weigh in on the upcoming spending battles, where he'll be an influential voice as chairman of the House Budget Committee. Plus: his take on the future of the Republican party as President Obama begins his second term.
Then: President Obama called for action in his inaugural address, but how much of his agenda will get through a politically-charged Washington? How will the upcoming budget fights affect his second term? Plus, after a facing tough questions on Capitol Hill about what happened in Benghazi, what lies ahead for Hillary Clinton as she departs? Our roundtable weighs in: incoming President of the Heritage Foundation, former Senator Jim DeMint (R-SC); NAACP President and CEO Ben Jealous; Washington Post Associate Editor Bob Woodward; and NBC News Chief Foreign Affairs Correspondent Andrea Mitchell.
David Gregory is the moderator of "Meet the Press." Betsy Fischer Martin is the executive producer, Adam Verdugo is the senior producer, Chris Donovan and Ilana Marcus Drimmer are producers.
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