The Bush Administration returns to federal court to defend a lawsuit against its warrantless surveillance program. And the handling of the Iraq war deepens debate over executive powers.

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  • James Bamford author of "Body of Secrets,The Puzzle Palace,and "A Pretext for War."
  • Peter Baker reporter, The New York Times
  • David Rivkin attorney in private practice and former Justice Department official during the Reagan and George H.W. Bush administrations. Worked in the Office of the Vice President for Dan Quayle.

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