Dec. 21 (Bloomberg) -- U.S. Representative Kevin Brady, a Texas Republican, talks about budget and tax negotiations in Congress and gun laws. Bloomberg's Heidi Przybyla and Julianna Goldman discuss the fiscal cliff and Senator John Kerry's nomination as secretary of state. Bloomberg's Mike Tackett comments on the National Rifle Association's support for armed guards in schools. Commentators Margaret Carlson and Kate O'Beirne discuss House Speaker John Boehner's future in that position. They speak on Bloomberg Television's "Political Capital With Al Hunt."