In a Reporter's Notebook, NewsHour senior correspondent Gwen Ifill discussed how President-elect Barack Obama and his team may approach the vetting process for possible Cabinet picks.
This year's midterm elections may lead to a power change in one or both chambers of Congress. Former Senate Minority Leader Tom Daschle, D-S.D., and former House Majority Leader Richard Armey, R-Texas, discuss what is at stake.
Former GOP Rep. John Thune won the South Dakota Senate race Tuesday in an upset that saw the defeat of one of the country's most well known senators, Minority Leader Tom Daschle, the Associated Press reported.
By Admin, PBS NewsHour
In a heated, and at times personal, exchange, Senate Minority Leader Tom Daschle and former U.S. Rep. John Thune clashed in a nationally televised debate Sunday on NBC's Meet the Press.
Senate Minority Leader Tom Daschle discusses the Senate Democrats' economic recovery plan and President Bush's competing tax cut proposal.
The British Parliament debated for 10 hours today about whether to join the offensive against Iraq. Kwame Holman reports on discussions in Britain and the conversations in Congress about the threat of war.
Tom Daschle (D-S.D.) criticized President Bush Wednesday for comments Daschle said questioned the Democrats' commitment to national security and suggested the election of Republicans in mid-term elections could bolster the war effort.
Senate Majority Leader Tom Daschle (D-S.D.) talks about the Bush administration's proposals to crack down on bad business practices.
Senate Majority Leader Tom Daschle (D-S.D.) talks to Jim Lehrer about President Bush's tax cut, Democrat federal spending priorities, and last week's dramatic hearings on Enron and the budget.
Following a report by Kwame Holman, Shields and Gigot discuss the Senate debate over a patients' bill of rights in addition to the president's foreign policy and the 2002 elections.
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