Full Segment: Pulling the tax debate outside the beltway, Republicans are pushing to start taxing spending instead of income, but critics say that's unfair.
Blanco was Louisiana's first elected female governor.
Only one doctor in Louisiana would be performing abortions if the Supreme Court hadn't intervened last week.
A restrictive law threatens to close all but one clinic in the state.
The governor is being urged to grant reprieve to Bernard Noble, who has already spent four years in jail.
A runoff election took place after neither candidate earned 50 percent of the vote in October.
"This is not my time."
Some of them are running for president.