The Secretary of Defense discusses military strategy, the president’s defense initiatives and the coming power shift in the Senate. Continue reading →
NewsHour regulars Mark Shields and Rich Lowry discuss this week’s political upheaval following Sen. Jeffords’ resignation from the Republican Party. Continue reading →
Spokesmen for Afghanistan’s ruling Taliban today blasted foreign governments for launching a "propaganda drive" against them. Continue reading →
Vermont Senator James Jeffords Thursday announced he is leaving the Republican Party to become an independent. Continue reading →
Ray Suarez talks with historians Michael Beschloss and Doris Kearns Goodwin, author Haynes Johnson, and former Republican Congressman Mickey Edwards of Oklahoma. Continue reading →
Excerpts from Thursday’s announcement by Vermont Senator James Jeffords that he will leave the Republican Party. Continue reading →
Senators Hutchison (R-Texas), Specter (R-Penn.), Reid (D-Nev.) and Dorgan (D-N.D.) discuss the balance of power in the Senate following Sen. Jeffords’ announcement. Continue reading →
Betty Ann Bowser reports on the shortage of school principals. Continue reading →
The White House Chief of Staff reacts to Sen. Jeffords’ decision to leave the Republican Party. Continue reading →
The U.S. Senate today passed an 11-year, $1.35 trillion tax cut package, including a break for taxpayers this year as well as an across-the-board reduction in income tax rates. Continue reading →
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