Rita Dove's poetry career has spanned more than forty years. During that time she won a Pulitzer Prize and became the first African-American poet laureate of the United States. Now she's released a new edition of collected works. Rita Dove on a life lived in verse.
The latest on the investigation into the failed New York City car bombing. The BP oil spill clean-up. And why a top House Democrat is stepping down. A panel of journalists joins Diane for analysis of the week’s top national news stories.
- Byron York chief political correspondent, Washington Examiner, and author of "The Vast Left Wing Conspiracy."
- David Corn Washington bureau chief, "Mother Jones" magazine; author of several books, most recently, "Hubris: The Inside Story of Spin, Scandal, and the Selling of the Iraq War." He blogs at politicsdaily.com.
- Laura Meckler White House correspondent, The Wall Street Journal.
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