The race to the presidency now turns toward the general election in November. CNN.com Live is your home for all the latest news and views from the campaign trail.
Today's programming highlights...
12:30 pm ET - White House briefing - Press Secretary Jay Carney appears to have the day off, but that doesn't mean the media will take it easy on Deputy Press Secretary Josh Earnest. Topics expected to be discussed include "fiscal cliff" fears and Syria.
2:00 pm ET - Senate, House back in session - This week should be the final week of work for House and Senate lawmakers before their August recess. The House will consider whether to extend the Bush-era tax cuts, while both chambers will debate efforts to avoid the so-called "fiscal cliff".
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