Political Talk Show Transcripts

Wednesday, March 8, 2006
NewsHour: GOP Reps. Jack Kingston & Darrell Issa on Ports
O'Reilly Factor: The Culture War Heats Up

Tuesday, March 7, 2006
Hardball: Rep. John Murtha on Iraq
O'Reilly Factor: Demise of Far-Left Radio Network Air America
Situation Room: Interview with Chairman of D.P. World

Monday, March 6, 2006
O'Reilly Factor: War on Terror Strategy
Hardball: House Majority Leader Boehner; Hillary Challenger K.T. McFarland
Situation Room: Interview With Dubai Ports World CEO

Sunday, March 5, 2006
Meet the Press: Peter Pace, John Edwards and Jack Kemp
Fox News Sunday: Former FEMA Director Michael Brown | Gen. Peter Pace
Face the Nation: Rep. John Murtha; Sen. Richard Lugar
Late Edition: Mohammed Sharaf; Pervez Musharraf; Adnan Pachachi

Saturday, March 4, 2006
McLaughlin Group: Patrick Buchanan, MSNBC; Eleanor Clift, Newsweek; Tony Blankley, Washington Times; Clarence Page, Chicago Tribune
Beltway Boys: Ups and Downs

Friday, March 3, 2006
NewsHour: Brooks & Shields Debate the Katrina Video and Bush's Trip to South Asia
Hardball: Former FEMA Director Michael Brown

Thursday, March 2, 2006
Hugh Hewitt Show: A Brief Interview with John Zogby
Hardball: Trent Duffy, Haley Barbour, Bennie Thompson
Situation Room: Interview With Former FEMA Director Michael Brown
Hannity & Colmes: Teacher Caught on Tape Bashing Bush, America

Wednesday, March 1, 2006
Hardball: Sen. Barbara Boxer on Why the Ports Deal Is Wrong for America
Special Report: The Supreme Court Takes up Texas Redistricting

Tuesday, February 28, 2006
ABC News: Interview with President Bush
O'Reilly Factor: Can We Trust the Polls?
Hugh Hewitt Show: Bill Sammon Talks Strategery
Hardball: Sen. Carl Levin, Sen. Kay Bailey Hutchison

Monday, February 27, 2006
O'Reilly Factor: The Politics of Hate
Hardball: Sen. Trent Lott, Susan Molinari, Thomas Kean
Larry King Live: Interview With Jon Stewart

Sunday, February 26, 2006
Meet the Press: Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger, Sen. John Warner and Rep. Peter King
Fox News Sunday: Gov. Mitt Romney | Sen. Joe Biden | Fran Townsend
Face the Nation: Stephen Hadley; Sen. Schumer; Sen. Graham; Thomas Friedman
Late Edition: Sens. Feinstein, Hutchison; S. Hadley; Jimmy Carter; Mowaffak Al-Rubaie

Saturday, February 25, 2006
McLaughlin Group: Patrick Buchanan, MSNBC; Eleanor Clift, Newsweek; Tony Blankley, Washington Times; Mort Zuckerman, US News & World Report
Beltway Boys: Ups and Downs

Friday, February 24, 2006
NewsHour: Mark Shields and David Brooks Discuss the Dubai Port Deal and Iraq

Thursday, February 23, 2006
O'Reilly Factor: Will There Be a Civil War In Iraq?
Hardball: Rand Beers and Rend Rahim on the Civil War Threat in Iraq
Hannity & Colmes: Interview With Alberto Gonzales

Wednesday, February 22, 2006
Hannity & Colmes: Retired Gen. Tommy Franks Joins Debate Over Port Security
NewsHour: Mark Shields and David Brooks on the Port Firestorm
Hugh Hewitt Show: Alan Dershowitz on the Radicals Who Have Taken Over Harvard

Tuesday, February 21, 2006
O'Reilly Factor: Danger in American Ports
NewsHour: Port Uproar | Interview with Zalmay Khalilzad
Hardball: Robert Menendez, Ileana Ros-Lehtinen, Martin O‘Malley, Tom Ridge
Hugh Hewitt Show: Sen. Bill Frist on Potential Veto Showdown Over Ports

Monday, February 20, 2006
Situation Room: Interview with Jimmy Carter
Hardball: Paul Hackett, Douglas Brinkley, Paul Pillar

Sunday, February 19, 2006
Meet the Press: M. Chertoff, Maureen Dowd, David Gregory, Paul Gigot, Mary Matalin
Fox News Sunday: Sens. Graham, Bayh | Former Sen. Simpson Discusses Dick Cheney
Face the Nation: Sen. Bill Frist; Sen. Barbara Boxer; Elizabeth Bumiller
Late Edition: Michael Chertoff; Kofi Annan

Saturday, February 18, 2006
McLaughlin Group: Patrick Buchanan, MSNBC; Eleanor Clift, Newsweek; Tony Blankley, Washington Times; James Warren
Beltway Boys: Ups and Downs

Friday, February 17, 2006
NewsHour: Mark Shields and Rich Lowry Discuss the Reaction to Vice President Dick Cheney's Accident, Cheney's Involvement in the Libby Case, and Katrina Hearings
Hugh Hewitt Show: Alberto Gonzales on the Wire Tap Program, and the Problem of the Leaking of the Program Itself

Thursday, February 16, 2006
Hardball: Interview with Sen. Joe Biden

Wednesday, February 15, 2006
Special Report: Interview With V.P. Dick Cheney
Situation Room: Interview With Senator Joe Biden
Hugh Hewitt Show: Lawrence O'Donnell on Whether Cheney Was Drunk
NewsHour: Michael Chertoff on the Katrina Response

Tuesday, February 14, 2006
O'Reilly Factor: Dick Cheney's Quail Hunting Accident Affects No One
Hardball: Bill Maher Weigh in on Recent Political Events

Monday, February 13, 2006
O'Reilly Factor: This Could Be it for Al Gore | Did Al Gore Go Too Far in Saudi Arabia?
Hardball: Iraq Veterans Run for U.S. Congress
Hugh Hewitt Show: Interview with LA Times' Jonathan Chait

Sunday, February 12, 2006
Meet the Press: Peter Hoekstra, Jane Harman, Pat Roberts & Tom Daschle
Fox News Sunday: Sens. Allen, Reed | Rev. Joseph Lowery, Author Ron Christie
Face the Nation: Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice; Howard Dean, Chairman of Democratic National Committee; Elizabeth Bumiller, New York Times
Late Edition: Interview With Anders Fogh Rasmussen; Interview With Ayad Allawi

Saturday, February 11, 2006
McLaughlin Group: Patrick Buchanan, MSNBC; Eleanor Clift, Newsweek; Tony Blankley, Washington Times; Lawrence O'Donnell, MSNBC
Beltway Boys: Ups and Downs

Friday, February 10, 2006
NewsHour: Shields and Brooks | Sens. Lieberman, Bennett on the Katrina Hearings

Thursday, February 9, 2006
Hannity & Colmes: Rev. Joseph Lowery Defends His Remarks at the King Funeral
NewsHour: Sens. Richard Durbin and Orrin Hatch on the Asbestos Bill
Hugh Hewitt Show: Col. Austin Bay on the Cartoon War

Wednesday, February 8, 2006
Your World: Rush Limbaugh on Muslim Protests and 'Angry' Democrats
Hugh Hewitt Show: Tony Blankley on the Cartoon Wars
NewsHour: Rep. Jane Harman & Sen. Lindsey Graham on the NSA Wiretapping Program
O'Reilly Factor: Using a Funeral to Make Political Points

Tuesday, February 7, 2006
NewsHour: Interview with Vice President Cheney
Hardball: Sen. John McCain

Monday, February 6, 2006
O'Reilly Factor: More Terror War Violence | Bill Maher vs. Bill O'Reilly
Situation Room: Interview with Josh Bolten
NewsHour: Douglas Holtz-Eakin and Alice Rivlin on the 2007 Budget Proposal

Sunday, February 5, 2006
Meet the Press: Rep. John Boehner, Sen. Arlen Specter, John Harwood, Ron Brownstein
Fox News Sunday: House Majority Leader Boehner | Gen. Michael Hayden
Face the Nation: Sen. Jeff Sessions, Sen. Patrick Leahy, David Brooks, Karen Tumulty
Late Edition: Interview With Hamid Karzai; Interview With Prince Turki Al- Faisal

Saturday, February 4, 2006
McLaughlin Group: Patrick Buchanan, MSNBC; Eleanor Clift, Newsweek; Mort Zuckerman, US News & World Report; Caroline Daniel, Financial Times
Beltway Boys: Ups and Downs

Friday, February 3, 2006
Special Report: The Attorney General on Legality of Intercepts
NewsHour: Brooks and Oliphant Analyze the State of the Union Address, the Election of Boehner as House Majority Leader, and Other Political News

Wednesday, February 1, 2006
Hardball: Rep. John Murtha on the State of the Union
Hugh Hewitt Show: Sen. George Allen | Fred Barnes
Larry King Live: Interview With Jimmy Carter

Tuesday, January 31, 2006
Hardball: Rudy Giuliani, Dianne Feinstein, Howard Dean, Ken Mehlman, John McCain
Larry King Live: Analysis of State of Union Address
Hannity & Colmes: Rudy Giuliani Reacts to the State of the Union
O'Reilly Factor: Sam Alito's Confirmation | Christiane Amanpour: Fair Reporting?

Monday, January 30, 2006
NewsHour: State of the Union Preview With Former Presidential Advisors
Hugh Hewitt Show: Alberto Gonzales on the NSA Wiretapping Controversy
Hannity & Colmes: Debra Burlingame on NSA Surveillance and the Patriot Act
Hardball: Tom DeLay Stays Focused on Re-Election Bid

Sunday, January 29, 2006
Face the Nation: Interview with President George W. Bush
Meet the Press: Bill Frist, David Broder, Kelly O'Donnell, Roger Simon, Byron York
Fox News Sunday: Dem Chairman Howard Dean | GOP Lawmakers Promote Bush Agenda
Late Edition: Interview With Dan Bartlett; Interview With Mahmoud al-Zahar

Saturday, January 28, 2006
McLaughlin Group: Patrick Buchanan, MSNBC; Eleanor Clift, Newsweek; Tony Blankley, Washington Times; Mort Zuckerman, US News & World Report
Beltway Boys: Ups and Downs

Friday, January 27, 2006
NewsHour: Mark Shields and David Brooks Debate the Senate Confirmation of Judge Samuel Alito and Discuss the Week's Dramatic Developments in the Middle East

Thursday, January 26, 2006
Hardball: Lawrence Eagleburger, Benjamin Netanyahu, Antonio Villaraigosa
Hugh Hewitt Show: Karl Rove on Al Gore, Hillary Clinton and Harry Reid
O'Reilly Factor: A Partial Victory in Vermont...

Wednesday, January 25, 2006
Hugh Hewitt Show: Donald Rumsfeld on Bird Flu, Special Forces, and His Intentions
NewsHour: Interview with Michelle Bachelet, Chile's New President-Elect
Hannity & Colmes: Former Top Military Aide to Saddam Reveals Dictator's Secret Plans

Tuesday, January 24, 2006
Hugh Hewitt Show: LA Times Columnist Joel Stein Says He Doesn't Support the Troops
O'Reilly Factor: The Left-Wing Blues | James Carville & Paul Begala
Hardball: Sens. Sam Brownback and Ken Salazar on Alito

Monday, January 23, 2006
NewsHour: Alberto Gonzales Defends the Wiretap Program | Patrick Leahy Responds
Situation Room: Harry Belafonte Lashes Out

Sunday, January 22, 2006
Meet the Press: Sen. Barack Obama, James Carville, Paul Begala & Mary Matalin
Fox News Sunday: Sen. John McCain | Sen. Dick Durbin
Face the Nation: Sen. Pat Roberts; Sen. Joseph Lieberman; Lara Logan
Late Edition: Paul Bremer; South Korean Foreign Minister; Pakistani Prime Minister; North Korean Nuclear Program; Bin Laden's Latest Message Dissected

Saturday, January 21, 2006
McLaughlin Group: Patrick Buchanan, MSNBC; Eleanor Clift, Newsweek; Tony Blankley, Washington Times; Steve Thomma, Knight Ridder
Beltway Boys: Ups and Downs

Friday, January 20, 2006
Hugh Hewitt Show: Vice President Dick Cheney on the Economy, ANWAR, Iran, NSA, Avian Flu and Jack Cafferty's Nuttiness

Thursday, January 19, 2006
Hannity & Colmes: Losing a Home To Make Way For a Casino?
Situation Room: John Kerry, From Baghdad, Discusses War In Iraq
O'Reilly Factor: Protecting the Kids - Liberal Versus Conservative

Wednesday, January 18, 2006
NewsHour: Harry Reid Discusses Lobbying Reform, the Upcoming Vote on Samuel Alito and the President’s Use of the National Security Agency for Domestic Spying
Hugh Hewitt Show: Interview With GOP Leader Candidate Congressman Roy Blunt
Hannity & Colmes: Lt. Gov. Michael Steele Reacts to Clinton's 'Plantation' Remarks

Tuesday, January 17, 2006
O'Reilly Factor: The ACLU Suing to Protect Our Rights
Hardball: Sen. Trent Lott, Larry Diamond, Ann Beeson, Al Sharpton, Ron Christie
Hugh Hewitt Show: Interview With GOP Leader Candidate Congressman John Boehner
Hannity & Colmes: Senator Ben Nelson Explains Why He's Supporting Judge Alito

Monday, January 16, 2006
Hannity & Colmes: Attorney General Alberto Gonzales
Larry King Live: Interview With Alberto Gonzales; Interview With James Risen
Hugh Hewitt Show: Interview With GOP Leader Candidate Congressman John Shadegg
Hardball: Former Army Specialist Discusses Experience as Interrogator in Iraq

Sunday, January 15, 2006
Meet the Press: Paul Bremer, Taylor Branch, John McWhorter, Marian Wright Edelman
Fox News Sunday: House Majority Leader Candidates | Sens. Graham, Schumer on Alito
Face the Nation: Sen. John McCain; Sen. Dianne Feinstein; Jan Crawford Greenburg
Late Edition: Interview With Senators Bayh, Lott; Interview With Faisal al- Istrabadi

Saturday, January 14, 2006
McLaughlin Group: Patrick Buchanan, MSNBC; Eleanor Clift, Newsweek; Tony Blankley, Washington Times; Mort Zuckerman, US News & World Report
Beltway Boys: Ups and Downs

Friday, January 13, 2006
NewsHour: Mark Shields and David Brooks Discuss the Senate Confirmation Hearings for Samuel Alito, the Republican Leadership Race and Other Political News

Thursday, January 12, 2006
Situation Room: Interview With Robert Bork
O'Reilly Factor: Sen. Lindsey Graham on the Alito Hearings
Hardball: Russ Tice, Michael Rubin, David Kay

Wednesday, January 11, 2006
Hannity & Colmes: Vice President Dick Cheney Discusses Alito Hearings, Iraq
Hugh Hewitt Show: RCP's John McIntyre Sifts Through the Dems' Case Against Alito
Hardball: Sen. Orrin Hatch, Sen. Dick Durbin, Stuart Rothenberg, Charlie Cook

Tuesday, January 10, 2006
Hardball: Sen. Joe Biden, Sen. Mike DeWine, Rep. David Dreier, D. Armey, T. Coelho
NewsHour: Jeffrey Rosen and Stuart Taylor Discuss the Alito Hearings

Monday, January 9, 2006
Hugh Hewitt Show: Erwin Chemerinsky, John Eastman on Alito | Ed Gillespie
Hardball: James Risen, Ken Mehlman, Kate O'Beirne, Ted Olson, John Flannery
Hannity & Colmes: Bob Novak on the Alito Hearings, the Plame Leak and More

Sunday, January 8, 2006
Meet the Press: Sen. John Cornyn, Sen. Chuck Schumer, James Risen, Kate O'Beirne & Kate Michelman
Fox News Sunday: Senate Judiciary Committee Members | Rep. Jane Harman
Face the Nation: Sen. Arlen Specter (R-Pa.); Sen. Patrick Leahy (D-Vt.); Jan Crawford
Late Edition: Howard Dean; Shimon Peres; Benjamin Netanyahu

Saturday, January 7, 2006
McLaughlin Group: Patrick Buchanan, MSNBC; Eleanor Clift, Newsweek; Tony Blankley, Washington Times; Mort Zuckerman, US News & World Report

Friday, January 6, 2006
NewsHour: Mark Shields and David Brooks Discuss the Guilty Pleas of Jack Abramoff and the Upcoming Confirmation Hearings for Samuel Alito
Hannity & Colmes: Dr. Laura Discusses Her New Book

Thursday, January 5, 2006
Hugh Hewitt Show: Ken Mehlman on 2006 Elections | Gov Bill Owens on Colorado
NewsHour: Madeleine Albright & James Schlesinger Talk About Their Visit to the WH
Hardball: Bob Bennett, Kris Kobach, Michael Chertoff

Wednesday, January 4, 2006
O'Reilly Factor: The Culture War Plays Out on 'Letterman'

Tuesday, January 3, 2006
Anderson Cooper 360 Degrees: Trapped Underground: Mine Rescue Mission
O'Reilly Factor: The Most Admired People of the Year | More Murtha Military Mayhem

Monday, January 2, 2006
O'Reilly Factor: Showdown Time for the Bush Haters
Hardball: Buchanan and Shrum Discuss Wiretapping Controversy

Sunday, January 1, 2006
Meet the Press: Safire, Meecham, Robinson, & Goodwin
Fox News Sunday: Senators Schumer & McConnell on NSA
Face the Nation
: Ray Nagin, Newt Gingrich, Dr. J. Gerberding
Late Edition: Interview With Michael Leavitt; Interview With William Cohen

Saturday, December 31, 2005
McLaughlin Group: Patrick Buchanan, MSNBC; Eleanor Clift, Newsweek; Tony Blankley, Washington Times; Lawrence O'Donnell, MSNBC

Friday, December 30, 2005
NewsHour: Mark Shields and David Brooks Discuss Jack Abramoff's Legal Troubles, the Winners and Losers of 2005 and the Year's Most Significant Events

Wednesday, December 28, 2005
Hugh Hewitt Show: Robert Kaplan | John McIntyre Looks Back at 2005 & Ahead to 2006
Hardball: Will 2006 Be Another Year of Scandal for Bush?

Tuesday, December 27, 2005
Hugh Hewitt Show: Bill Roggio Fights Back Against the Washington Post
Hardball:
James Bamford, Dick Sauber, James Ridgeway, Roger Cressey
Special Report: Economic Predictions for 2006

Monday, December 26, 2005
Situation Room: Interview with Condoleezza Rice on Domestic Wiretap Controversy
Special Report: Former President Jimmy Carter on the Role of Faith in His Life

Sunday, December 25, 2005
Meet the Press: Tom Brokaw & Ted Koppel
Fox News Sunday: Gen. Peter Pace | New Orleans' Recovery
Face the Nation: Lara Logan; David Martin; John Roberts; Gloria Borger; Byron Pitts

Saturday, December 23, 2005
McLaughlin Group: Patrick Buchanan, MSNBC; Eleanor Clift, Newsweek; Tony Blankley, Washington Times; Lawrence O'Donnell, MSNBC

Friday, December 23, 2005
NewsHour: Mark Shields and David Brooks Discuss Frantic Final Week on Capitol Hill, the Domestic Surveillance Controversy and Other Political Developments
Situation Room: Robert Novak Interview

Thursday, December 22, 2005
Hugh Hewitt Show: Professor Cass Sunstein on the NSA Kerfuffle
Hannity & Colmes: Evolution of a Debate

Wednesday, December 21, 2005
O'Reilly Factor: New Year's Resolutions | Top 5 People Who Screwed Up America in '05
Hardball: Sen. Joe Biden, Sen. George Allen
Hugh Hewitt Show: Senator Jon Kyl | Sen. John Cornyn

Tuesday, December 20, 2005
Hugh Hewitt Show: Newsweek's Jonathan Alter V. Hugh Hewitt
Hardball: Sen. Levin, Sen. Cornyn, Bob Graham, Jonathan Alter, Barbara Walters
O'Reilly Factor: Plano, Texas and the War on Christmas

Monday, December 19, 2005
Larry King Live: Interview With Sec. of Defense Donald Rumsfeld
Hardball: Sec. of State Condoleezza Rice, Sen. Dianne Feinstein
NewsHour: Sens. John Cornyn, and Russ Feingold | Brooks and Shields Analysis

Sunday, December 18, 2005
Meet the Press: Condoleezza Rice, Carl Levin, Gwen Ifill & John Harwood
Fox News Sunday: Sec. of State Condoleezza Rice
Face the Nation: Sen. Lindsey Graham, Sen. Joseph Biden, Thomas Friedman
Late Edition: Lynne Cheney; Sen. Arlen Specter; Sen. Russ Feingold; Rep. John Murtha

Saturday, December 17, 2005
McLaughlin Group: Patrick Buchanan, MSNBC; Eleanor Clift, Newsweek; Tony Blankley, Washington Times; Lawrence O'Donnell, MSNBC
Beltway Boys: Ups and Downs

Friday, December 16, 2005
NewsHour: Jim Lehrer Interviews President Bush | Brooks and Shields Discuss

Thursday, December 15, 2005
Special Report: Interview with Sec. of State Condoleezza Rice
O'Reilly Factor: Interview with Sec. of Defense Don Rumsfeld
NewsHour: New York Times' John Burns on the Iraq Vote
Situation Room: Interview with Attorney General Alberto Gonzales

Wednesday, December 14, 2005
Special Report: Interview with President Bush
Situation Room: Don King on His Support for the Troops... and George Bush
Hardball: Sens. Carl Levin and Jeff Sessions Discuss Iraq

Tuesday, December 13, 2005
Hannity & Colmes: Bill Bennett on the President's Recent Upswing
NewsHour: Sens. Jeff Sessions and Russ Feingold on the Patriot Act Debate
Hugh Hewitt Show: Hugh vs. the L.A. Times' Michael Hiltzik

Monday, December 12, 2005
NBC Nightly News: President Bush on Iraq, Katrina, the Economy
Hugh Hewitt Show: Rep. Tom Tancredo | Steve Laffey on His Run for Senate in R.I.
Hardball: Gov. Mitt Romney, Evan Thomas, Jim VandeHei, David Gergen

Sunday, December 11, 2005
Meet the Press: M. Albright, Senator L. Graham, M. Allen, D. Brooks & E.J. Dionne
Fox News Sunday: The Debate on Clemency for Tookie Williams | Sen. Bill Frist
Face the Nation: Rep. John Murtha, (D-Penn.), and Sen. Jeff Sessions
Late Edition: Interview with Zalmay Khalilzad; Interview With Qubad Talabani

Saturday, December 10, 2005
McLaughlin Group: Patrick Buchanan, MSNBC; Eleanor Clift, Newsweek; Tony Blankley, Washington Times; Edward Alden, Financial Times
Beltway Boys: Ups and Downs

Friday, December 9, 2005
Imus in the Morning: Interview with Sen. John Kerry
Hannity & Colmes: Undersecretary of State Karen Hughes
NewsHour: Mark Shields and David Brooks Discuss Sec. of State Rice's Trip to Europe, the Need for Dems to Develop a Clear Message on Iraq, and the Charges Against DeLay

Thursday, December 8, 2005
NewsHour: Interview with Secretary of Defense Donald Rumsfeld
Hannity & Colmes: Oliver North Reports from Iraq

Wednesday, December 7, 2005
Hugh Hewitt Show: RCP's John McIntyre | Sen. Kyl on Alito, Immigration, & More | Knight Ridders' Stephen Henderson on His Piece About Nominee Samuel Alito
Scarborough Country: Al Franken Debates the Iraq War
O'Reilly Factor: Fighting to Lose? | Interview with Howard Stern

Tuesday, December 6, 2005
Situation Room: Ken Mehlman; Cindy Sheehan | Ramsey Clark Interview
O'Reilly Factor: What Christmas Controversy?

Monday, December 5, 2005
O'Reilly Factor: Are Stores That Refuse to Say 'Merry Christmas' Suffering?
NewsHour: Reps. Peter King and Edward Markey Discuss the 9/11 Commission Report

Sunday, December 4, 2005
Meet the Press: Sen. John McCain, Thomas Kean & Lee Hamilton
Fox News Sunday: National Security Adviser Hadley | Sen. Boxer
Face the Nation: Sen. John Kerry
Late Edition: Interview With Stephen Hadley; Interview With Hoshyar Zebari

Saturday, December 3, 2005
McLaughlin Group: Patrick Buchanan, MSNBC; Eleanor Clift, Newsweek; Tony Blankley, Washington Times; Mort Zuckerman, US News & World Report
Beltway Boys: Ups and Downs

Friday, December 2, 2005
NewsHour: Mark Shields and David Brooks Discuss Bush's Strategy in Iraq, the Divide Among Democrats Over Withdrawal and the Resignation of Rep. Randy Cunningham
O'Reilly Factor: Some Big Wins for Christmas | Comedian Jackie Mason
Situation Room: Interview With John Negroponte

Thursday, December 1, 2005
Special Report: Charles Krauthammer on the Torture Question
Anderson Cooper 360 Degrees: Interview With Former President Bill Clinton
Hannity & Colmes: General Tommy Franks and Colonel Oliver North Weigh in on Iraq
Hugh Hewitt Show: RNC Chairman Ken Mehlman

Wednesday, November 30, 2005
Hardball: Rep. Jack Murtha; Sen. John Warner; Andrea Mitchell
O'Reilly Factor: What Would Jesus Do? | Is the Tide Turning in Favor of Christmas?
NewsHour: Sen. John Warner and Sen. Jack Reed Discuss the President's Speech

Tuesday, November 29, 2005
Situation Room: Sen. Joe Lieberman Interview
Hugh Hewitt Show: WSJ's John Fund on Harry Reid's Leak

Monday, November 28, 2005
Hugh Hewitt Show: Charles Krauthammer on the McCain Torture Amendment
Hardball: Interview with Mike Wallace

Sunday, November 27, 2005
Meet the Press: Sen. John Warner, Sen. Joe Biden, David Broder, David Gregory, Eugene Robinson & Judy Woodruff
Fox News Sunday: Sens. Lugar, Levin | Top Pollsters
Late Edition: Interview With Mowaffak Al-Rubaie; Interview With Seymour Hersh
Face the Nation: Ellen Fitzpatrick; Joseph Ellis; James Reson, Jr.; and Stephen Carter

Saturday, November 26, 2005
McLaughlin Group: Patrick Buchanan, MSNBC; Eleanor Clift, Newsweek; Tony Blankley, Washington Times; Jay Carney, Time

Friday, November 25, 2005
Special Report: Secretary Rice on Pre-War Iraq Intelligence
NewsHour: Mark Shields and David Brooks Discuss the Week's Political News

Wednesday, November 23, 2005
Hugh Hewitt Show: The Assimilation of Mark Steyn
Larry King Live: Supreme Court Justice Stephen Breyer Interview

Tuesday, November 22, 2005
Special Report: Secretary Rice Responds to Calls For Withdrawal from Iraq
Hugh Hewitt Show: WSJ's Bret Stephens on the Trouble in the Israeli Government
Hardball: Joe Navarro, Sen. Lindsey Graham, Deborah Orin, Chuck Todd

Monday, November 21, 2005
Larry King Live: Interview With Bob Woodward
Hardball: Rep. J.D. Hayworth, Rep. Harold Ford, Charlie Cook, Stu Rothenberg

Sunday, November 20, 2005
Meet the Press: Rep. John Murtha, Anthony Fauci, Julie Gerberding, Michael Leavitt and Michael Ryan
Fox News Sunday: Defense Secretary Rumsfeld | Sen. Joe Biden
Face the Nation: Secretary of Defense Donald Rumsfeld, Sen. Richard Lugar, (R-Ind.); Sen. Christopher Dodd, (D-Conn.); New York Time's Elisabeth Bumiller
Late Edition: Interview With Donald Rumsfeld; Interview With Lawrence Wilkerson

Saturday, November 19, 2005
McLaughlin Group: Patrick Buchanan, MSNBC; Eleanor Clift, Newsweek; Tony Blankley, Washington Times; Raghida Dergham, Al-Hayat
Beltway Boys: Ups and Downs

Friday, November 18, 2005
NewsHour: David Brooks and Tom Oliphant Discuss Iraq and Calls for Withdrawal
Hannity & Colmes: Rep. John Culberson

Sunday, November 13, 2005
Meet the Press: King Abdullah II, Ken Mehlman, and Howard Dean
Fox News Sunday: Sens. Roberts, Rockefeller | Governors Richardson, Huckabee

Saturday, November 12, 2005
McLaughlin Group: Patrick Buchanan, MSNBC; Eleanor Clift, Newsweek; Tony Blankley, Washington Times; Jay Carney, Time
Beltway Boys: Ups and Downs

Friday, November 11, 2005
NewsHour: Mark Shields and Richard Lowry Discuss the White House's Justification for the War in Iraq after President Bush Accused Critics of Trying to Rewrite History.

Thursday, November 10, 2005
NewsHour: Sen. John McCain Talks About His Iraq Proposals and Other Issues
Interviews with Mary Mapes: Situation Room | O'Reilly Factor
Larry King Live: Interview With Judith Miller
Hugh Hewitt Show: RCP's John McIntyre | Mark Steyn on the Pan-Arab Identity

Wednesday, November 9, 2005
Larry King Live: Interview with Mary Mapes; Panel Discusses "60 Minutes" Scandal
Hardball: Amb. Karim Kawar, Sen. John McCain
Hugh Hewitt Show: David Corn V. Hugh Hewitt | Michael Barone on the Election

Tuesday, November 8, 2005
Hugh Hewitt Show: White House Spokesman Dan Bartlett
NewsHour: Sens. Christopher Bond and Richard Durbin on the McCain Amendment
Hannity & Colmes: Gen. Vallely on CIA Leak Probe | Bob Geldof on Anti-U.S. Sentiments

Monday, November 7, 2005
O'Reilly Factor: Senator John McCain | The Muslim Insurrection in France
Hardball: Sen. Carl Levin, E.J. Dionne, Tony Blankley, Sen. Tom Daschle
Hugh Hewitt Show: Victor Davis Hanson on Muslim Violence in France and Europe

Sunday, November 6, 2005
Meet the Press: Sen. Ted Kennedy, Sen. Tom Coburn, Ron Brownstein, David Gregory and Nina Totenberg
Fox News Sunday: Chris Wallace Interviews His Famous Dad | Schumer | McCain
Face the Nation: Sen. Dick Durbin, (D-Ill.); Sen. Pat Roberts, (R-Kan.); Sen. Orrin Hatch, (R-Utah); Jan Crawford Greenburg, Chicago Tribune
Late Edition: Senators Rockefeller, Allen; British Defense Secretary John Reid

Saturday, November 5, 2005
McLaughlin Group: Patrick Buchanan, MSNBC; Eleanor Clift, Newsweek; Clarence Page, Chicago Tribune; Mort Zuckerman, U.S. News & World Report

Friday, November 4, 2005
NewsHour: Mark Shields and David Brooks Discuss the Debate Over the Handling of Pre-Iraq War Intelligence, the Arraignment of Lewis Libby, and the Alito Nomination

Thursday, November 3, 2005
Hugh Hewitt Show: Gov. Mitt Romney | Gov. Bill Owens | Mark Steyn on the Riots
Larry King Live: Interview With John McCain
Hardball: Sen. Boxer Talks About Her New Book and Life in the Senate

Wednesday, November 2, 2005
Hardball: Former Pres. Jimmy Carter, Dan Bartlett, Sen. Jay Rockefeller
Larry King Live: Interview with Former President Jimmy Carter
Hugh Hewitt Show: Sen. George Allen | RCP's John McIntyre on the Week's Politics
Countdown: Interview with Joseph Wilson

Tuesday, November 1, 2005
Hardball: Ken Mehlman, Sen. Trent Lott, Sen. Dick Durbin
NewsHour: Senators Charles Schumer and Mike DeWine Talk About Alito
O'Reilly Factor: The Culture War Blues... | Gov. Bill Richardson
Larry King Live: Interview with Joe Wilson

Monday, October 31, 2005
Hardball: Howard Dean, Sen. Orrin Hatch, Sen. Ben Nelson, Ralph Neas, Jan LaRue
Hannity & Colmes: Sen. McCain on Judge Alito and the Filibuster Question
Hugh Hewitt Show: Senator Mike DeWine Says He Will Go Nuclear if Necessary
NewsHour: Analysis From Shields, Lowry, and Beschloss
Larry King Live: Reaction to Alito Nomination; Interview With Mike Wallace
Situation Room: Interview with Joe Wilson

Sunday, October 30, 2005
Meet the Press: Ken Duberstein, Hamilton Jordan, Leon Panetta, Michael Beschloss, David Broder, David Brooks, Judy Woodruff and William Safire
Fox News Sunday: Sens. Dodd, Lott | Attorneys Talk Libby
Reliable Sources: Coverage of Libby Indictment: Fair or Unfair?; Did Commentators Push Miers to Withdraw?
Face the Nation: Sen. Charles Schumer, (D-NY); Sen. Lindsey Graham, (R-SC); Chicago Tribune's Jan Crawford Greenburg; Washington Post's Dan Balz
Late Edition: Sen. Harry Reid; Richard Thornburgh and Lanny Davis

Saturday, October 29, 2005
McLaughlin Group: Patrick Buchanan, MSNBC; Eleanor Clift, Newsweek; Tony Blankley, Washington Times; Mort Zuckerman, U.S. News & World Report
Beltway Boys: Ups and Downs

Friday, October 28, 2005
NewsHour: Shields and Brooks Discuss the Libby Indictment and Miers Withdrawal

Thursday, October 27, 2005
Larry King Live: Miers Withdraws; CIA Leak Investigation Nears Completion
Hannity & Colmes: Miers? Rove? Libby? Bill Bennett Reacts
Hardball: Sen. George Allen, Sen. Dick Durbin, David Frum, Ed Rogers, Steve McMahon
NewsHour: Senators Brownback, Durbin on Miers Withdrawal
Special Report: Charles Krauthammer, Laura Ingraham React to Miers Withdrawal

Wednesday, October 26, 2005
Hannity & Colmes: Interview with John Kerry
O'Reilly Factor: Susan Estrich Interview on Hillary Clinton | 2,000 Dead in Iraq...
NewsHour: Sens. Leahy and Specter on Miers
Hugh Hewitt Show: Michael Barone | John McIntyre | David Frum | Jack Kelly

Tuesday, October 25, 2005
Hannity & Colmes: Interview with Sen. Bill Frist
NewsHour: Interview with U.S. Ambassador to Iraq Zalmay Khalilzad
Hugh Hewitt Show: Jack Kelley on Harriet Miers

Monday, October 24, 2005
NewsHour: Interview with Gov. Bill Richardson
Hardball: Tony Blankley, Tom DeFrank, Michael Isikoff, Jeffrey Goldberg, Dick Sauber

Sunday, October 23, 2005
Meet the Press: Sen. George Allen, Sen. Kay Bailey Hutchison, Sen. Chuck Schumer, Stephen Hayes, George Packer, Frank Rich
Fox News Sunday: Attorneys Debate CIA Leak Case | Judiciary Panelists Debate Miers
Reliable Sources: Are White House Officials in Legal Jeopardy?
Face the Nation: Sen. Specter; Sen. Feinstein; Former House Speaker Newt Gingrich
Late Edition: Tracking Hurricane Wilma

Saturday, October 22, 2005
McLaughlin Group: Patrick Buchanan, MSNBC; Eleanor Clift, Newsweek; Tony Blankley, Washington Times; Caroline Daniel, Financial Times
Beltway Boys: Ups and Downs

Friday, October 21, 2005
NewsHour: Interview with Mahmoud Abbas | Brooks and Oliphant Assess Senator's Reactions to Harriet Miers, Tom DeLay's Indictment, the Plame Investigation, and Iraq

Thursday, October 20, 2005
Special Report: Senator Brownback on Miers | Joe Wilson Hoped for Failure
Hardball: Matthew Cooper, John Solomon, Jim Vandehei
Hugh Hewitt Show: Sen. Tom Coburn on His 'Porkbusting' Amendment

Wednesday, October 19, 2005
NewsHour: Supreme Court Justice Stephen Breyer on 'Active Liberty'

Tuesday, October 18, 2005
NewsHour: Sens. Lindsey Graham, and Chuck Schumer on Miers
Hannity & Colmes: Interview with Rush Limbaugh

Monday, October 17, 2005
O'Reilly Factor: A Tale of Two Demonstrations | 'March' Madness
Hardball: Sen. Joe Biden, Jim Gilmore, Richard Ben-Veniste
Hugh Hewitt Show: John Fund on the Harriet Miers Nomination
Larry King Live: Interview with Colin Powell

Sunday, October 16, 2005
Meet the Press: Condoleezza Rice, Sen. Carl Levin, Louis Freeh
Fox News Sunday: Condoleezza Rice | Sen. Richard Durbin
Face the Nation: Sen. Joseph Biden, (D-Del.); Sen. Charles Hagel, (R-Neb.); Jan Crawford Greenburg, Chicago Tribune; Doyle McManus, Los Angeles Times
Late Edition: Zalmay Khalilzad; Hoshyar Zebari; Sen. Warner; Sen. Feinstein

Saturday, October 15, 2005
McLaughlin Group: Patrick Buchanan, MSNBC; Eleanor Clift, Newsweek; Tony Blankley, Washington Times; Caroline Daniel, Financial Times
Beltway Boys: Ups and Downs

Friday, October 14, 2005
Special Report: VP Cheney on Miers Nomination
NewsHour: Mark Shields and David Brooks Discuss the Miers' Nomination and Political Ramifications of the Constitution Vote in Iraq
O'Reilly Factor: What's Holding the Dems Back?

Thursday, October 13, 2005
O'Reilly Factor: Mary Matalin on Poll Numbers, Miers, and More | Al Qaeda Speaks
Hardball: Charles Pickering,
Robert Bork, Kate O'Beirne, Bob Herbert
Situation Room: Interview with Louis Farrakhan; 2006 a Nightmare for GOP?

Wednesday, October 12, 2005
Hugh Hewitt Show: RCP's John McIntyre on the Miers Nomination
Hannity & Colmes: Ann Coulter on the Miers Nomination
Situation Room: Interview with Texas Supreme Court Justice Nathan Hecht
Hardball: Dick Sauber, Susan Molinari, Tony Perkins, Victoria Toensing, Sol Wisenberg

Tuesday, October 11, 2005
Hugh Hewitt Show: GOP Chairman Ken Mehlman
Hardball: Michael Isikoff, Jim Warren, Margaret Carlson, John Fund
O'Reilly Factor: The ACLU Exposed

Monday, October 10, 2005
Hannity & Colmes: Interview with Gov. Schwarzenegger
On the Record: Interview with Former President Bush
NewsHour: Jay Sekulow, David Frum Discuss the Miers Nomination
Hugh Hewitt Show: David Frum V. Hugh Hewitt | John Fund: Six Bombshells Await

Sunday, October 9, 2005
Meet the Press: Patrick Buchanan, Dr. Richard Land, David Broder, Ron Brownstein, E.J. Dionne, Kate O'Beirne
Fox News Sunday: NYC Police Commissioner | Conservatives Debate Miers' Nomination
Face the Nation: Sen. Sam Brownback, (R-Kansas); Sen. Charles Schumer, (D-NY); Jan Crawford Greenburg, Chicago Tribune; David Brooks, New York Times
Late Edition: Ray Kelly; Mowaffak Al-Rubaie; Sen. Mitch McConnell; Sen. Richard Durbin; Shaukat Aziz; Pat Robertson; Dick Thornburgh; Richard Ben-Veniste

Saturday, October 8, 2005
McLaughlin Group: Patrick Buchanan, MSNBC; Eleanor Clift, Newsweek; Tony Blankley, Washington Times; Caroline Daniel, Financial Times

Friday, October 7, 2005
The Situation: Bork Calls Miers Nomination a 'Disaster'
NewsHour: Mark Shields and David Brooks Discuss the Nomination of Harriet Miers, President Bush's Speech on Terrorism and Other Political Developments

Thursday, October 6, 2005
Hannity & Colmes: Newt Gingrich Says Conservatives Should Support Miers
Hugh Hewitt Show: Sen. Sam Brownback | Gov. Bill Owens

Wednesday, October 5, 2005
Hardball: DNC Chair Howard Dean, Sen. Kay Bailey Hutchison
O'Reilly Factor: Harriet Miers and Anti-Christian Bias | Paul Mirengoff on Mary Mapes

Tuesday, October 4, 2005
Hardball: Sen. George Allen, Sen. Richard Durbin, Pat Buchanan, Noel Francisco
On the Record: Interview with Bill Clinton
Rush Limbaugh Show: Tom DeLay on Ronnie Earle's Mulligan

Monday, October 3, 2005
NewsHour: Senators Schumer, Cornyn Assess the Miers Nomination
Special Report: Reaction from Dr. James Dobson

Sunday, October 2, 2005
Fox News Sunday: Rep. Tom DeLay
Meet the Press: Gen. Abizaid, Rep. Emanuel, Rep. Reynolds, Dan Balz, John Harwood
Face the Nation: General John Abizaid; Rep. David Dreier, (R-Calif.); Rep. John Shadegg, (R-Ariz.); Rep. James Leach, (R-Iowa); Thomas Friedman, New York Times
Late Edition: General George Casey; Rep. Chris Shays, Rep. Bennie Thompson; Kevin Davis; Lanny Davis; Ben Ginsberg; Angelina Jolie

Saturday, October 1, 2005
McLaughlin Group: Patrick Buchanan, MSNBC; Eleanor Clift, Newsweek; Tony Blankley, Washington Times; Mort Zuckerman, U.S. News & World Report
Beltway Boys: Ups and Downs


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