From left to right, the national political scene was buzzing on Monday. Developments included President Obama’s latest appeal for bipartisanship and Sarah Palin’s latest turn on the national stage. Gwen Ifill talks to the Hotline’s Amy Walter for insight. Continue reading
Syndicated columnist Mark Shields and Washington Post columnist Michael Gerson, who is also a senior research fellow at the Institute for Global Engagement, break down the biggest stories of the week, including health care reform moves in Congress and President Obama’s pondering of a new Afghan strategy. Continue reading
Judy Woodruff speaks with authors Dan Balz and Haynes Johnson about their new book, “The Battle for America 2008: The Story of an Extraordinary Election,” which examines Obama’s historic election. Continue reading
As the health care reform debates continues, some seniors are concerned over potential changes to Medicare payments.
Columnists Mark Shields and Michael Gerson mull Alaska Gov. Sarah Palin’s surprise resignation announcement and the Minnesota Supreme Court’s ruling that Democrat Al Franken defeated Republican Norm Coleman for a U.S. Senate seat. Continue reading
Alaska Governor Sarah Palin announced she’s resigning later this month, instead of seeking re-election next year. Continue reading
Columnists Mark Shields and David Brooks assess the chances for health care reform to clear Congress this year, Alaska Gov. Sarah Palin’s role in the GOP and the significance of the Virginia governor’s race. Continue reading