Politics

  • February 11, 1999  

    The Senate continues its deliberations about impeachment behind closed doors. A final vote is expected on Friday. Margaret Warner discusses the state of affairs with Boston Globe columnist Tom Oliphant and David Brooks, senior editor of the Weekly Standard. Continue reading

  • February 10, 1999  

    Veteran legal columnists — Anthony Lewis of The New York Times and Stuart Taylor of National Journal and Newsweek — discuss pending investigations against Independent Counsel Kenneth Starr and his office. Continue reading

  • February 10, 1999  

    The Clinton administration has proposed legislation that will require schools to meet tougher standards in order to receive federal funds. Richard Riley, secretary of education, and Rep. William Goodling (R-PA), join Phil Ponce to assess the feasibility of the president’s plan. Continue reading

  • February 9, 1999  

    Congressional Correspondent Kwame Holman reports on the latest developments in the Senate impeachment trial. Continue reading

  • February 9, 1999  

    Behind closed doors and out of public view, the Senate began deliberating the political fate of President Clinton. Margaret Warner speaks with four Senators about the final stage of the trial, following extended excerpts from Kwame Holman. Continue reading

  • February 8, 1999  

    As the Senate prepares to determine the political fate of President Clinton, Boston Globe columnist Tom Oliphant and Weekly Standard contributing editor David Brooks discuss the trial’s end game. Continue reading

  • February 8, 1999  

    Excerpts and a report on the events in the impeachment trial from Congressional Correspondent Kwame Holman, following analysis by Tom Oliphant and David Brooks. Continue reading

  • February 4, 1999  

    Kwame Holman has extended excerpts on the Senate’s decision to use videotaped depositions in the impeachment trial, following analysis by Boston Globe columnist Tom Oliphant and Weekly Standard contributing editor David Frum. Continue reading

  • February 4, 1999  

    Boston Globe columnist Tom Oliphant and Weekly Standard contributing editor David Frum discuss the Senate’s decision to use videotaped depositions in the impeachment trial. Continue reading

  • February 3, 1999  

    White House aide Sidney Blumenthal gave a deposition today as the third and last witness to testify for the Senate impeachment trial. Jim Lehrer discusses what comes next with four Senators. Continue reading