Politics

  • October 8, 2003  

    Kwame Holman updates the appropriations debate over the $87 billion the Bush administration has requested to fund reconstruction in postwar Iraq. Continue reading

  • October 8, 2003  

    Results in California were driven by a healthy voter turnout and a distinct distaste for the man in office. However, there was a lot more at play in this election, which elevated a novice politician with celebrity credentials to the highest office in the most populous state. Gwen Ifill follows up. Continue reading

  • October 7, 2003   BY  

    Three-term Sen. Bob Graham of Florida withdrew from the crowded field of Democratic candidates for president late Monday, citing a late start to his run and a failure to raise enough money. Continue reading

  • October 7, 2003   BY  

    An estimated 10 million California voters will decide the fate of Gov. Gray Davis Tuesday but, if the election is close, the official result may not be declared for weeks. Continue reading

  • October 7, 2003  

    Californians vote today in a unique election that asks whether they want to recall their recently reelected governor, Gray Davis, and if so, who should replace him. Spencer Michels covers the latest developments. Continue reading

  • October 7, 2003  

    The field of Democrats vying to replace President Bush shrank by one last night, when Sen. Bob Graham (D-Fla.) announced he would withdraw his candidacy. Margaret Warner discusses this decision and its impact on the election with Adam Nagourney, the chief political reporter for The New York Times. Continue reading

  • October 6, 2003   BY  

    Akhmad Kadyrov, the Kremlin-backed candidate for the leadership of Chechnya, is being called the winner of Sunday’s presidential election in the troubled Russian republic by a considerable margin. Continue reading

  • October 6, 2003  

    Colombian President Alvaro Uribe discusses his efforts to control narcotics trafficking and growing incidents of rebel attacks on civilians. Continue reading

  • October 6, 2003  

    The Israeli military bombed what it says was a terrorist training camp inside Syria on Sunday, following a suicide attack on a Haifa restaurant that killed 19 civilians. Experts discuss Syrian-Israeli relations in the aftermath of the fresh violence. Continue reading

  • October 6, 2003  

    The Israeli military bombed what it says was a terrorist training camp inside Syria on Sunday, following a suicide attack on a Haifa restaurant that killed 19 civilians. Experts discuss Syrian-Israeli relations in the aftermath of the fresh violence. Continue reading