Politics

Election Discussion

December 14, 2000

Diane hosts a discussion on the latest developments in the story of the contested U.S. Presidential election.

Richard North Patterson: "Protect and Defend" (Knopf)

December 13, 2000

Richard North Patterson's latest political thriller comes straight from the latest headlines - but it was written well before the 2000 presidential election. Its plot twists include a very close presidential election, and a controversial...

Supreme Court Election Update

December 13, 2000

Diane talks with a panel about the Supreme Court's momentous decision Tuesday that could pave the way for George W. Bush to become the nation's next president.

Election Update

December 11, 2000

The latest legal and political developments in the ongoing story of the contested presidential election.

Election Update/Court Rulings

December 5, 2000

On Monday, the U.S. Supreme Court issued its ruling on the legality of extending the deadline for vote counts in Florida, sending the case back to the Florida Supreme Court. In a separate case on recounts, a Tallahassee circuit court judge...

Election Update

December 4, 2000

A panel discusses the latest developments in the ongoing story of Election 2000, including Friday's arguments before the U.S. Supreme Court, and Saturday's hearings before a Florida court on the issue of ballot recounts.

Anthony Lake: "6 Nightmares" (Little, Brown)

November 30, 2000

Former national security advisor Anthony Lake predicts the greatest threats the U.S. faces in the 21st century, both from outside and from within our borders. In his new book, he describes possible scenarios involving dangers ranging from...

New Mexican President

November 30, 2000

On the day before his inauguration, Mexican president-elect Vicente Fox is the man of the hour and the subject of the hour. A panel of experts discusses the biggest challenges Mr. Fox will face as leader of Mexico, and the political and...

Election Update

November 27, 2000

Diane returns from the holiday weekend to talk with Norm Ornstein of the American Enterprise Institute about the latest political and legal developments in the ongoing story of the presidential election.

News Roundup

November 22, 2000

In a special pre-Thanksgiving show, Diane and a panel of journalists hold the Friday News Roundup on a Wednesday. They'll review the latest political, national, and international news developments.

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