Politics

  • June 5, 2003  

    Attorney General John Ashcroft defended the Justice Department’s policies during congressional testimony. Kwame Holman reports on his response to the internal Justice Department report questioning the treatment of many foreigners after 9/11. Continue reading

  • June 5, 2003  

    President Bush ended his six-nation trip with a speech to U.S. troops in Qatar, praising their rebuilding efforts and for making “sure that Iraq is not going to serve as an arsenal for terrorist groups.” Two senators discuss the pace of reconstruction in Iraq and the search for definitive proof of weapons of mass destruction. Continue reading

  • June 4, 2003   BY  

    A special United Nations-backed war crimes court in Sierra Leone on Wednesday indicted Charles Taylor, president of neighboring Liberia. Continue reading

  • June 4, 2003  

    Terence Smith reports on the Senate’s consideration of the Federal Communications Commission’s new media ownership rules. Continue reading

  • June 3, 2003   BY  

    President Bush met with four Arab leaders and the new Palestinian prime minister Tuesday to discuss the fight against terrorism and his attempts to implement a "road map" to peace between Israel and the Palestinians. Continue reading

  • June 3, 2003  

    Ray Suarez talks with Robert Caro, Pulitzer Prize winner for the biography “Master of the Senate: The Years of Lyndon Johnson.” Continue reading

  • June 3, 2003  

    President Bush met with key Arab leaders Tuesday to discuss the fight against terrorism and his attempts to implement a “road map” to Middle East peace ahead of his summit with the Israeli and Palestinian prime ministers. Experts discuss the significance of the meetings and the critical path ahead. Continue reading

  • June 3, 2003  

    The Justice Department’s inspector general issued a report Monday criticizing the way some detainees were handled during the months after Sept. 11. Following a background report, experts debate the report and the future of immigrant rights. Continue reading

  • June 2, 2003   BY  

    The following is the entire press statement from FCC Commissioner Kevin J. Martin on the agency’s biennial review of broadcast ownership rules. Continue reading

  • June 2, 2003   BY  

    The following is the entire text as released by the Federal Communications Commission outlining the agency’s revised media ownership rules on June 2, 2003. Continue reading