Debbye Turner Bell and all the sharpest guests of the day bring you the latest news and lively conversation. In the news today:
- Bitter cold sweeps from the Arctic through the U.S. dropping temperatures to dangerous lows.
- President Barack Obama fights for money for more than one million jobless Americans as their unemployment benefits hang in the balance in the U.S. Congress.
- Is the U.S. heading toward legalising marijuana altogether? We'll have two different opinions that should stir the pot of contention on this issue.
We will have all of that and a lot more right now on Arise America.