Politics

  • February 10, 2004   BY Admin 

    Massachusetts Sen. John Kerry, riding high on a weekend sweep of three caucuses, proved his presidential campaign had regional depth, winning both the Virginia and Tennessee primaries Tuesday. Continue reading

  • February 10, 2004   BY Admin 

    Haitian police this week were able to reclaim two of 11 towns taken over by armed rebels in protests that have been broiling over the past five days aimed at ousting President Jean-Bertrand Aristide from office. Continue reading

  • February 10, 2004  

    The security barrier Israel is erecting along its border with the West Bank prohibits Palestinians without proper papers from crossing into Israel. Elizabeth Farnsworth gets Palestinian perspectives on the barrier in the second of two reports from the region. Continue reading

  • February 10, 2004  

    White House officials released military payroll records Tuesday that they say show President Bush fulfilled his National Guard duties, answering newly resurfaced questions about his Vietnam War record. After a background report, experts discuss the controversy surrounding the president’s military service. Continue reading

  • February 9, 2004   BY Admin 

    Pressure for Haitian President Jean-Bertrand Aristide to end his troubled rule escalated over the weekend as growing opposition turned to mass uprisings in several of the island nation’s cities. Continue reading

  • February 9, 2004  

    As President Bush touts positive economic indicators as part of his successful economic policy and Democrats warn of a jobless recovery, economists discuss the political implications of the state of the U.S. economy. Continue reading

  • February 9, 2004  

    Democratic front-runner Sen. John Kerry, D-Mass., seeks to earn his first success in the South in tomorrow’s Tennessee and Virginia primaries. Gwen Ifill discusses the contests with reporters Tom Humphrey of the Knoxville News Sentinel and Tyler Whitley of the Richmond Times Dispatch. Continue reading

  • February 9, 2004  

    Sen. John Kerry, D-Mass., scored three double-digit victories over the weekend to solidify his spot as the Democratic presidential front-runner. Kwame Holman reports a roundup of the latest campaign news. Continue reading

  • February 9, 2004  

    The security fence under construction along the border between Israel and the West Bank has created a diplomatic barrier for the two governments. In the first of two reports, Elizabeth Farnsworth examines the issue from the Israeli side of the fence. Continue reading

  • February 8, 2004   BY Admin 

    Massachusetts Sen. John Kerry scored his third double-digit victory of the weekend Sunday, winning the Maine caucuses and taking another step in his effort to garner the Democratic presidential nomination. Continue reading