NBC's Mark Murray reports all political eyes will be fixed on the annual Conservative Political Action Conference (CPAC) next week. This year's notable speakers include many potential 2016 candidates and past presidential candidates. However, there is one popular Republican leader who was not invited to address the conference: Chris Christie.
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In interviews promoting his new book, former Florida governor Jeb Bush is not ruling out a 2016 bid and is adjusting his position on a pathway to citizenship.
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NBC's Mark Murray and Domenico Montanaro discuss the sequester, what happens next, and whether there will be compromise. Answer: Not likely.
NBC's Mark Murray breaks down the latest NBC News/Wall Street Journal poll numbers that show the sequester fight has taken a toll on everyone, including the American public. The poll also shows President Obama's approval rating is down two points since last month, and the Republican party currently about as popular as Carnival Cruise Lines.
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President Obama travels to the shipbuilding community of Newport News, VA to warn of sequester cuts, Senators Lindsay Graham and John McCain head to the White House to discuss immigration, and voters head to the polls in Illinois to fill the vacant seat left by disgraced former Rep. Jesse Jackson Jr. NBC's Domenico Montanaro reports.
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As both congressional Republicans and the Obama White House continue to blame one another in the sequester debate, it is more likely the automatic spending cuts will go into effect later this week, NBC's Mark Murray and Domenico Montanaro report.