Politics

Intelligence Report on 2015

December 21, 2000

This week the National Intelliegence Council released a report that predicts the security and politcal issues that the U.S. and the rest of the world will likely be facing in the year 2015. Diane talks with John Gannon, chairman of the...

Election and Voting Reform

December 19, 2000

The 2000 presidential election was marked by voting inconsistencies, unclear ballots and possibly malfunctioning vote-counting machines. Members of Congress are among those suggesting ways to address these irregularities and make elections...

Post-Election Transition

December 18, 2000

A panel talks about the ins and outs of George W. Bush's transition into the White House, delayed by five weeks, hampered by delayed release of federal funding and office space, and also under pressure to incorporate bipartisan principles.

Listeners' Election Commentary

December 14, 2000

Diane takes calls from around the country to talk about the latest developments in the story of the U.S. Presidential election.

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.

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