On Capital Hill several Bush administration nominees are facing challenges from Senate Democrats. We’ll talk about the nominations of John Bolton, John Negroponte and
others.

Guests

  • 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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