Billy Tauzin, former congressman and CEO of the Pharmaceutical Research and Manufacturers of America, in a 2008 file photo. Mike Wintroath/AP hide caption

toggle caption
Mike Wintroath/AP

GOP Lays Out Priorities In Letter To Reid

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/131733509/131733480" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

Members Of Debt Panel Stake Out Positions

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/131733501/131733478" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

'No Labels' Look For Political Common Ground

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/131730322/131730318" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

The co-chairmen of President Obama's bipartisan debt commission, former Sen. Alan Simpson (left) of Wyoming and Democrat Erskine Bowles, met with the media on Capitol Hill. David Gilkey/NPR hide caption

toggle caption
David Gilkey/NPR

Consensus Eludes Debt Commission; Vote Postponed

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/131724965/131725270" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

Survey: It's Time To Repeal 'Don't Ask, Don't Tell'

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/131719075/131719092" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

Commission Delays Vote On Debt-Cutting Plan

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/131719067/131719086" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript