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Former President Jimmy Carter and Rev. Jesse Jackson remember Nelson Mandela.
The White House and House Republicans are at least talking. White House Press Secreatry Jay Carney said Friday that talks have been "constructive" and that Republicans "are looking for a way to extend the debt ceiling and to fund the government we just – they need to continue talking, there needs to continue discussions on Capitol Hill let's see where we get."
But with the nation on the brink of a debt ceiling crisis, is talk getting cheap?
Our political roundtable with columnist for The Washington Post Dana Milbank, CNN chief political analyst Gloria Borger, and editor-in-chief of CNSNews.com Terry Jeffrey discusses the latest movement on the debt ceiling negotiations.