Politics

State Legislators

April 29, 2004

State legislators explain how the economy and federal budget choices affect state budget decisions about education, health care, taxes, and more.

War Dead Photos

April 28, 2004

A panel talks about the Pentagon's no-photos rule at Dover Air Force Base in Delaware, and the relationships between the government, the media, and the public in war time.

Costs of the War in Iraq

April 26, 2004

U.S. military operations in Iraq cost an estimated $4.7 billion a month. A panel talks about what those dollars are buying and the politics of paying the bill.

Presidential Campaign Fundraising

April 22, 2004

President Bush has a much bigger campaign war chest than Massachusetts Sen. John Kerry, but Kerry and his supporters raised more money than Bush in the first three months of this year. A panel talks about how the candidates are raising and...

U.S.-Saudi Arabia Relations

April 20, 2004

Diane and her guests talk about U.S. policy toward Saudi Arabia, with a look at questions about 9/11, cooperation in the war on terror and in Iraq, changes in Saudi Arabia since that country suffered two major terrorist attacks last year...

Lee Hamilton

April 19, 2004

Lee Hamilton discusses his role as vice chairman of the commission investigating the September 11th terrorist attacks. He also talks about his new book about the workings of the U.S. Congress, where he spent 34 years serving as a...

Arianna Huffington: "Fanatics and Fools" (Miramax)

April 16, 2004

Commentator/activist/blogger Arianna Huffington weighs in on the latest political developments -- including her own experiences in the California gubernatorial race.

Iraq and 9/11 Update

April 15, 2004

President Bush answered questions about Iraq and 9/11 at a press conference this week, while the 9/11 commission heard from CIA Director George Tenet and others in hearings on Capitol Hill. A panel talks about the news and analysis...

Jane Dunn: "Elizabeth and Mary" (Knopf) (Rebroadcast)

April 13, 2004

Writer Jane Dunn discusses the lives and lifelong rivalry of two rulers connected by blood, position and gender: Queen Elizabeth I and Mary Queen of Scots.

Mary Matalin: "Letters to My Daughters" (Simon & Schuster)

April 12, 2004

Mary Matalin discusses the life lessons she learned from her mother and from a life in politics, and how she hopes to pass them on to her daughters.

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