Presidential candidates today frequently use popular pieces of music as campaign "theme songs" often without approval from the musicians themselves. But using music on the campaign trail is not a modern phenomenon: it goes back to our earliest presidential elections.
The debate heats up over new rules for military commissions for accused terrorists. Congress and the White House wrangle over reforming a system ruled unconstitutional by the Supreme Court.
- Eugene Fidell president of the National Institute for Military Justice. He's also head of the military practice group at a Washington, DC law firm.
- Bradford Berenson former associate counsel to President George W. Bush (2001-2003); attorney in private practice
- R. Jeffrey Smith reporter, Washington Post
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