Inside Washington Oct. 16, 2011

This week on Inside Washington: The plot to kill the Saudi Ambassador on American soil. How to retaliate against Iran?

The Senate defeats the President’s jobs bill, but he says he won’t quit fighting for it. Republicans come up with a jobs plan of their own.

Free trade versus common sense. How to stop the flow of jobs to China?

Herman Cain tops the field of Republican Presidential hopefuls in the latest Wall Street Journal/NBC News poll. Is he just the flavor of the week?

Fooling with primary dates: the 2012 New Hampshire primary may run in 2011.