President Obama promised to computerize all of America's medical records within five years. Some say this could be the first step towards broader healthcare reform. With high prices for care and for prescriptions, and the high number of uninsured people, is this the right place to start? Should there be other priorities?
Over the last year, the feud between Mexican drug cartels has killed more than 6,000 people in Mexico, and there are increasing fears that the violence could seep over the border. What are the best measures and policies from the US to tackle this issue, and not only reduce the violence in Mexico, and prevent it from expanding across the border, but to reduce the demand for illicit drugs?
The White House has moved to ease some travel and trade restrictions as a cautious first step towards better ties with Cuba. Will it have the desired effect? How will it ultimately affect the Cuban-American population and the overall relationship between the two countries?