Washington Thursday Journal
Current news events and political issues were examined through reviews of the morning newspapers; interviews with journalists, newsmakers… read more
Current news events and political issues were examined through reviews of the morning newspapers; interviews with journalists, newsmakers and legislators; and viewer telephone calls, faxes and electronic mail. In the first segment, Mr. Roberts talked about the morning headlines including the Dole presidential campaign. In the newspaper roundtable, Ms. Allen and Mr. Zogby talked about current issues including recent discoveries pointing to the possibility of extra-terrestrial life and foreign policy issues. Ms. Liu talked by telephone about her political views and first presidential vote. In the next segment, Mr. Rollins talked about changes in Congress over the years and his book, Bare Knuckles and Back Rooms. In the final segment, Lt. Gov. Walker and Mayor Golding talked by remote connection about the Republican National Committee in San Diego. close
*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.
People in this video
- Majorie Liu Student Washington (State)
- Steven V. Roberts Senior Writer U.S. News and World Report
- Edward Rollins Political Consultant New Jersey->Whitman, Gov. C. (R-NJ)
- Susan Swain Executive Vice President C-SPAN
- Olene Walker Lieutenant Governor
- James J. Zogby Founder and President Arab American Institute
Mr. Roberts discussed the Midwest primaries and Senator Dole’s victories.
South Carolina Republican Primary Coverage
After the polls closed in the South Carolina Republican primary elections, victory and concession speeches from…
Between sessions, the guests discussed the Republican platform and answered questions from callers.
Republican Convention Morning Session
The first morning session (10:00 a.m. California time) of the national convention included arrangements and rules, as…