Politics

  • February 24, 2004  

    Margaret Warner gets two perspectives on the 2004 presidential campaign from Republican pollster Linda Divall and Elaine Kamarck, a former adviser to President Clinton and the 2000 Gore presidential campaign. Continue reading

  • February 23, 2004   BY Admin 

    Conservatives reclaimed control of Iran’s parliament Monday after controversial elections last week that were boycotted by reformists who called the vote a "historical fiasco." Continue reading

  • February 23, 2004   BY Admin 

    Fifty U.S. Marines left for Haiti on Monday to protect the American Embassy and diplomats as armed rebels overran the country’s second-largest city, Cap-Haitien, and threatened to attack the capital, Port-au-Prince. Continue reading

  • February 23, 2004   BY Admin 

    Consumer advocate Ralph Nader joined the 2004 presidential race Sunday, announcing he will run as an independent candidate. Continue reading

  • February 23, 2004  

    Ralph Nader spent the first day of his presidential campaign defending himself against allegations that his candidacy will be a detriment to the Democratic presidential nominee. Jim Lehrer speaks with Nader about the aims of his presidential bid. Continue reading

  • February 23, 2004  

    The Democratic presidential candidates campaigned for tomorrow’s primary in Utah and caucuses in Hawaii and Idaho, but Kwame Holman reports that their campaigns are aimed at delegate-rich Super Tuesday primaries on March 2. Continue reading

  • February 23, 2004  

    Homeland Security Secretary Tom Ridge met with the members of the National Governors Association yesterday about homeland security issues. Gwen Ifill discusses homeland security, health care, taxes and education with National Governors Association Chairman Gov. Dirk Kempthorne, R-Idaho, and Vice Chairman Gov. Mark Warner, D-Va. Continue reading

  • February 23, 2004  

    The Department of Homeland Security was created last March with the merger of 22 federal agencies and 180,000 employees. Margaret Warner asks Homeland Security Secretary Tom Ridge for a progress report as the first anniversary of the department approaches. Continue reading

  • February 23, 2004  

    Haitian rebels gained control of nearly all the northern territory of the Caribbean country, after invading the city of Cap-Haitien yesterday. Ray Suarez speaks with National Public Radio correspondent Martin Kaste in Port-au-Prince about the threatened invasion of the capital city. Continue reading

  • February 20, 2004   BY Admin 

    President Bush appointed Alabama Attorney General William Pryor to the 11th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals on Friday, bypassing Congress on a judicial pick for the second time this year. Continue reading