President Bush has raised an estimated $84 million toward his re-election bid, a towering sum compared to dollars donated to Democratic contenders. A panel joins Diane to talk about presidential campaign fund raising and strategy.


  • 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"
  • Ron Elving Washington editor for NPR.
  • 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."

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