Politics

David Corn: "The Lies of George W. Bush" (Crown)

October 6, 2003

During the 2000 presidential campaign, George W. Bush pledged to restore honor and integrity to the Oval Office. But, argues Washington editor of "The Nation" David Corn, President Bush has fallen far short of that promise. He...

Supreme Court Preview

October 6, 2003

Diane and her guests talk about campaign finance reform, Nazi-looted art, and other issues the U.S. Supreme Court will rule on during the new session that opens today.

News Roundup

October 3, 2003

A panel of journalists joins Diane for review and analysis of the week's top national and international news stories.

School Vouchers

September 29, 2003

A panel talks about public school vouchers, a subject of contentious debate which has been revived by the consideration of a federally funded voucher program for the District of Columbia public schools.

The War on Terrorism

September 9, 2003

President Bush has pledged to do what is necessary and to spend what is necessary in the war against terrorism. It will, he says, take both time and sacrifice. A panel discusses the direction, scope, and cost of the administration's...

State Budget Shortfalls and Education

September 4, 2003

The National Education Association says the nation's school districts face the worst budget shortfalls since World War II. A panel talks about why that is, and how all levels of education are being affected by budget crunches across the...

U.S. Commitment in Iraq

September 3, 2003

A car bomb exploded outside a police station in Baghdad Tuesday killing one and injuring at least 12 others. Two analysts join Diane to talk about the U.S. role in Iraq and the ongoing security concerns.

Immigration and Politics

August 13, 2003

Immigration is always a hot topic in California politics, and now it's at the center of the recall election. Hear more about the immigration-related issues being debated in the Golden State, and find out which ones will be on the agenda in...

Democratic Party Direction

August 7, 2003

Some Democratic strategists say the best hope for a 2004 presidential victory lies with a solid centrist candidate, while others think American Democrats will only rally behind a true lefty. A panel talks about this debate within the...

Political Agendas

July 29, 2003

Diane and her guests talk about the domestic issues that will dominate the political agendas of the Republican and Democratic parties as we head into an election year.

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