Even though both chambers of Congress are controlled by his party, President Bush’s domestic agenda is facing an uphill battle. A panel talks about what’s behind Congressional resistance to a tax cut and other presidential initiatives, and the effect of the war in Iraq on U.S. legislative affairs.


  • Norman Ornstein is resident scholar at the American Enterprise Institute; coauthor with Thomas Mann of "The Broken Branch: How Congress Is Failing America and How to Get It Back on Track."
  • Thomas Mann senior fellow at the Brookings Institution and co-author of "The Broken Branch: How Congress Is Failing America and How To Get It Back On Track"

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