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June 17th, 2011
10:37 AM ET

'Golf summit:' The political history of the game

Bouncing off reports that President Obama and Speaker Boehner will be having their own "golf summit" on Saturday, our anchors gear up this morning for a round of putt and pass!

Joined by John Avlon, Newsweek columnist, and Mike Walker, senior editor at Golf Magazine, Kiran and Christine discuss the importance of relationship building and problem solving through golf, tracing the historical role the game has played for Presidents as they negotiate deals and legislation ideas.

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  1. chuka

    WHEN A MAN IS PREPARED TO 'KILL HIMSELF' TO MAKE A POINT...........THE WISE THING TO DO IS TO LISTEN TO HIM...........ISNT THIS SUPPOSED TO BE WHY EVEN JESUS CHRIST IS STILL RELEVANT IN OUR WORLD TODAY?
    I AM CONFIDENT NOW THAT OUR GOVERNMENT REALLY WANTS TO PUT THIS WAR BEHIND THEM. ITS A COMFORTING THING TO KNOW.

    June 20, 2011 at 6:31 am |