Democratic Backlash, Economic Trouble, Islamophobia
Democrats are revolting following Obama's tax cut deal with Republicans, making many wonder if congress people from Obama's own party are walking away from him. Thom talks to Oregon Congressman Peter DeFazio about left wing revolt on Capitol Hill. Then, a new Allstate/National Journal poll reveals many Americans see China as the strongest economy in the world, even above the U.S. Thom talks with Bruce Stokes about the U.S. lagging behind economically. Finally, from Maryland to Oregon, is Islamophobia clouding the minds of our nation's law enforcement on all levels? Thom talks with Corey Saylor about the spread of Islamic fear in America.