Politics

  • February 25, 2004  

    Sen. John Kerry, D-Mass., solidified his spot as the Democratic front-runner last night with victories in Utah, Idaho and Hawaii. Kwame Holman reviews today’s campaign events as the candidates prepare for the final debate before the Super Tuesday primaries March 2. Continue reading

  • February 24, 2004   BY  

    Opposition leaders in Haiti, who have been trying to pressure President Jean-Bertrand Aristide to resign, said Tuesday that they rejected a U.S.-backed peace proposal because it does not require the embattled president to step down. Continue reading

  • February 24, 2004   BY  

    President Bush announced that he is in favor of amending the U.S. Constitution to ban marriages between same-sex couples. He said he would like to see an amendment "defining and protecting marriage as a union of a man and woman, as husband and wife." Continue reading

  • February 24, 2004   BY  

    President Bush turned his attention to the 2004 presidential race Monday, presenting key points of his campaign message and criticizing Democratic front-runner, Massachusetts Sen. John Kerry. Continue reading

  • February 24, 2004  

    The Pentagon announced today that it is going to try two prisoners held at Guantanamo Bay in military tribunals. Ray Suarez discusses the decision with Eugene Fidell, the founder of the National Institute of Military Justice. Continue reading

  • February 24, 2004  

    President Bush announced Tuesday that he is in favor of amending the U.S. Constitution to define marriage as a union of a man and woman, essentially banning same-sex marriages. Gwen Ifill discusses the issue with two constitutional scholars. Continue reading

  • 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  

    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  

    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  

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