Many say the current presidential race is the most uncivilized in modern American history. Civility in public discourse, why it seems to have hit a new low and long-term implications for the democratic process.
President Obama faults security agencies for failing to disrupt a recent terror plot. Two Democratic senators decide against seeking re-election. And Governor Schwarzenegger asks the Federal government for more money. A panel of journalists joins Diane for analysis of the week’s top national news stories.
- Lynn Sweet Washington bureau chief, "Chicago Sun-Times" and columnist at politicsdaily.com.
- Christopher Rowland Washington bureau chief, The Boston Globe.
- Jerry Seib executive Washington editor, "The Wall Street Journal."
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