Here are the big stories on the agenda today:
- The Senate Finance Committee will vote on its $829 billion dollar version of health care reform in just a few hours. Supporters say it matches key parts of the president's wish list without busting the budget, but the insurance industry is launching a last-minute attack.
- Pressure is building on the battleground. The call for more troops in Afghanistan is kicking up a lot of debate. Right now it's all about the numbers. The general says he needs 40,000 more to win this war. But is that even enough? Our military experts weigh in.
- Concern about Iran’s nuclear ambitions has secretary of state Hillary Clinton meeting with Russian leaders in Moscow. She also summed up her political aspirations in one word. We'll tell you what she's saying.