Politics

  • February 18, 2004  

    Sen. John Kerry, D-Mass., won the Wisconsin primary last night, but Sen. John Edwards, D-N.C., finished a strong second and vowed to challenge Kerry in the March 2 Super Tuesday states. Kwame Holman looks at the latest primary results. Continue reading

  • February 18, 2004  

    Sen. John Kerry, D-Mass., won the Wisconsin primary last night, but Sen. John Edwards, D-N.C., finished a strong second and vowed to challenge Kerry in the March 2 Super Tuesday states. Jim Lehrer discusses the developments with syndicated columnist Mark Shields and New York Times columnist David Brooks. Continue reading

  • February 18, 2004  

    Former Vermont Gov. Howard Dean announced that he is abandoning his campaign for the presidency, but vowed to continue the fight to change American politics. Continue reading

  • February 18, 2004  

    San Francisco’s City Hall spent Valentine’s Day weekend granting marriage licenses to gay and lesbian couples, despite a California state law forbidding same-sex marriage. Spencer Michels reports on the rush to the altar and the legal challenges aimed at stopping the same-sex marriage licenses from being recognized. Continue reading

  • February 18, 2004  

    Jim Lehrer speaks with syndicated columnist Mark Shields and New York Times columnist David Brooks about former Vermont Gov. Howard Dean’s impact on the race. Continue reading

  • February 17, 2004   BY Admin 

    Massachusetts Sen. John Kerry overcame the surging campaign of rival Sen. John Edwards to narrowly win Wisconsin’s Democratic presidential primary Tuesday. Continue reading

  • February 17, 2004   BY Admin 

    Haitian President Jean-Bertrand Aristide is calling for international assistance in ending the conflict between rebels and armed government supporters that has raged across parts of the island nation for 12 days. Continue reading

  • February 17, 2004  

    Amid continuing violence in Iraq, several members of the U.S.-appointed Iraqi Governing Council have said they do not support an American initiative to hold regional caucuses to choose an interim government. An expert panel considers what the latest developments say about Iraq’s politics and security. Continue reading

  • February 17, 2004  

    Sen. John Kerry, D-Mass., hopes that the Wisconsin primary will solidify his spot as the presumptive Democratic presidential nominee, while the other candidates fight to retain their relevancy. Jim Lehrer discusses the primary and its possible implications with New York Times chief political correspondent Adam Nagourney. Continue reading

  • February 17, 2004  

    Correspondent Ted Robbins of KUAT-Tucson gets perspectives on President Bush ‘s proposed immigration reform plans from some of those whom it will affect the most — the Latin-American immigrant population in the American Southwest. Continue reading