I enjoyed this ten minute discussion with ThomsonReuters Global Editor-at-Large Chrystia Freeland at this year's Aspen Ideas Festival, organized each year by The Atlantic and the Aspen Institute.
Our discussion ranged from the high stakes political standoff over raising the federal debt limit as well as jobs and economic policies to the new Obama course on the Afghanistan War.
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