Politics

  • February 7, 2004   BY Admin 

    Massachusetts Sen. John Kerry scored two double-digit victories Saturday in the Michigan and Washington caucuses, building on the momentum that has taken him to the head of the pack seeking the Democratic presidential nomination. Continue reading

  • February 6, 2004   BY Admin 

    Bowing to pressure from Democratic and Republican lawmakers, President Bush on Friday named seven people to sit on a bipartisan independent commission to investigate U.S. intelligence failures in prewar Iraq. Continue reading

  • February 6, 2004   BY Admin 

    Former presidential contender Rep. Richard Gephardt, D-Mo., endorsed Massachusetts Sen. John Kerry on Friday in a move that is expected to help the Democratic front-runner rally labor support. Continue reading

  • February 6, 2004  

    Rep. Richard Gephardt, D-Mo., endorsed his former rival Sen. John Kerry, D-Mass., today in advance of the Michigan and Washington state caucuses Saturday and Maine on Sunday. Kwame Holman reports on the candidates’ campaigns. Continue reading

  • February 6, 2004  

    Syndicated columnist Mark Shields and New York Times columnist David Brooks discuss the week in the news, including the new commission Pres. Bush appointed to investigate prewar intelligence on Iraq, the newly proposed budget and the emerging shape of election year politics. Continue reading

  • February 6, 2004  

    Voters in Michigan will participate in the largest and most ambitious Internet voting experiment to date. Of the tens of thousands who will vote in the Democratic caucuses on Saturday, roughly one-third will cast their ballots over the Internet. Continue reading

  • February 5, 2004   BY Admin 

    Massachusetts Sen. John Kerry, returning to the campaign trail after a day off, largely ignored his Democratic rivals and continued to target President George Bush ahead of a series of primary contests. Continue reading

  • February 5, 2004   BY Admin 

    Pakistan’s President Pervez Musharraf pardoned Abdul Qadeer Khan on Thursday for selling nuclear secrets to other countries, a day after the chief nuclear scientist apologized to the nation in a televised address. Continue reading

  • February 5, 2004   BY Admin 

    CIA Director George Tenet on Thursday denied his agency tailored information to build a case for the U.S.-led war in Iraq in a speech that marked his first public defense of prewar intelligence. Continue reading

  • February 5, 2004  

    Former Vermont Gov. Howard Dean told his supporters that a loss in the Feb. 17 Wisconsin primary will put him “out of this race.” Sen. John Edwards and retired U.S. Army Gen. Wesley Clark also tried to chip away at the lead of Democratic front-runner Sen. John Kerry. Kwame Holman looks at the candidates’ campaign appearances. Continue reading