Politics

International Roundtable

November 21, 2000

A panel of journalists who cover U.S. news for international audiences join Diane to talk about reactions abroad to the drawn-out presidential election and other American news.

Election Update

November 20, 2000

Whatever happens over the weekend as the story of the 2000 Presidential election continues to unfold, Diane and her guests will bring us all up to speed with a discussion of the latest political and legal developments in Florida and around...

Americans Speak Out on the Election

November 17, 2000

Norm Ornstein joins Diane to talk with listeners across the country about the latest news on the contested presidential election.

Perspectives on the Election

November 16, 2000

Diane talks with a panel about the contested U.S. presidential election. They'll focus on historical precedents for the current situation, including the consequences for the next Administration.

Joseph Ellis: "Founding Brothers" (Knopf)

November 15, 2000

Historian Joseph Ellis examines the relationships between the men we call "the founding fathers" of our country. His new book sheds light on how our constitution and political systems began not always as well-reasoned and...

Lame Duck Congressional Session

November 13, 2000

Congress is coming back to Washington for a post-election "lame duck" session to complete work on the budget and other issues. Diane talks with Congressional observers about what's left for them to do, and about what the next...

Clinton Visits Vietnam

November 9, 2000

Next week President Clinton will become the first American president to visit Vietnam since the end of the Vietnam War. A panel will talk about reconciliation and the proposed bilateral trade agreement between the two countries.

Election Reactions

November 8, 2000

The morning after Election Day, Diane invites listeners to share their views on the election results, the new president-elect, and the future of the country.

Election Analysis

November 8, 2000

Diane and a panel of political experts discuss the previous night's election returns, and talk about what the results mean for the country.

Electoral College

November 7, 2000

This year's presidential election is said to be the closest in 40 years -- so close that some political prognosticators predict one candidate could win the popular vote, while the other could win the electoral college vote and the...

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