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It's All Politics, Jan. 31, 2013

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It's All Politics, Jan. 31, 2013

It's All Politics, Jan. 31, 2013

It's All Politics, Jan. 31, 2013

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Democrat Sen. John Kerry of Massachusetts leaves a Senate Foreign Relations Committee meeting just after the panel voted on his nomination to be Secretary of State.
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The issue in this week's podcast is about follow-through. Yes, there have been hearings on gun legislation, but what will get passed? Yes, there's a bipartisan group of senators working on immigration changes, but what will Congress ultimately do? Plus: John Kerry leaves the Senate and history is made in his (temporary) successor. And two more senators say they've had enough.