Mitt Romney is three steps closer to the Republican presidential nomination after wins in Maryland, Washington, D.C., and Wisconsin. Mark McKinnon, former advisor to George W. Bush, talks with host David Wright about who might be his VP pick.
Low-cost airline Allegiant Air is starting to charge passengers for bringing carry-on bags on board. The Cranky Flier's Brett Snyder talks with host David Wright about whether or not this will become a trend in the industry.
| Sarah Varney, The California Report | The Madeleine Brand Show
The Affordable Care Act is staunchly opposed by a number of groups on the political right: Republicans, Libertarians, Tea Partiers. But there's opposition on the Left, too. The California Report's Sarah Varney reports.
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