The Madeleine Brand Show for January 25, 2012

US President Barack Obama tours Alcoa Da

Obama's push to bring back U.S. jobs

Today President Obama kicks off a three day tour to states like Iowa, Arizona and Michigan. He's expected to meet with business leaders to highlight his push to bring manufacturing jobs back to America.
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Frequent fliers will soon have more information on ticket prices. Tomorrow a new law will take effect that requires advertised airline ticket prices to include previously hidden taxes and fees.
Staff Sgt. Frank Wuterich (R) walks into
The biggest war crimes trial to come out of the Iraq War has ended. The case focused on an incident from 2005 in Haditha where 24 Iraqi civilians were killed.

President Obama's foreign policy record

During last night's State of the Union speech, President Obama touted his foreign policy accomplishments. He talked about ending the Iraq war, putting pressure on Iran and killing Osama Bin Laden.

A talk with TV producer and novelist Howard Gordon

TV producer Howard Gordon has had a huge impact on the way Americans view the war on terror. He talks with Madeleine about his career.

Awesome/Not Awesome with Luke Burbank

McDonalds walks into a PR nightmare and Disneyland relaxes strict rules on employee appearances.
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