Politics

Election Analysis: Gubernatorial

November 6, 2002

Post-election analysis continues with a focus on results in the governors' races around the country - the large number of female candidates, the key states of California, Florida and Texas, and much more.

Election Analysis: Congress

November 6, 2002

Get the latest returns and expert analysis of Tuesday's results in House and Senate races around the country. Diane and her panel of political experts talk about what it will all mean for the new Congress in January - and for the lame-duck...

Election Day Thoughts

November 5, 2002

Diane talks with listeners and experts around the country about the campaigns of 2002 and their hopes and expectations for the congressional and gubernatorial elections.

Madeleine Albright

November 5, 2002

The former Secretary of State joins Diane to talk about U.S. policy toward Iraq, North Korea, and other nations in the headlines, plus the latest on U.S. relations with our allies in Europe, Asia, and the Middle East, and the diplomatic...

History of Voting

November 4, 2002

On the eve of Election Day, Diane and her guests take a look at how our voting system came to be, from the Founding Fathers, through the suffragette and civil rights movements, up to current debates over voting rights and systems.

Senate Races

October 29, 2002

Mid term elections are one week away. A panel of political analysts discusses some of the many close Senate races across the country and prospects for Senate party control.

U.N. Resolution on Iraq

October 28, 2002

A panel talks about the work in the U.N. on a resolution against Iraq, and what the ongoing negotiations and their outcome mean for U.S. policy towards Iraq.

Rep. J.C. Watts: "What Color Is a Conservative?" (Harper Collins)

October 23, 2002

Rep. J.C. Watts (R-OK), currently serving as chairman of the Republican Conference in the U.S. House of Representatives, announced earlier this year that he's leaving the House at the end of his term. He joins Diane to discuss his years in...

North Korea

October 23, 2002

North Korea has recently admitted to a secret nuclear weapons program. Some say the disclosure is bid for diplomatic leverage. A panel discusses the threat posed by North Korea and its wider implications for U.S. foreign policy.

Afghanistan's Minister of Foreign Affairs

October 22, 2002

Diane talks with Dr. Abdullah, minister of foreign affairs for the Transitional Islamic State of Afghanistan, about the reconstruction efforts in his country, Afghanistan's relationships with the U.S. and with its own neighbors, and the...

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