Many Americans fondly remember the late R. Sargent Shriver, who founded the Peace Corps and accomplished so much else in improving the lot of people in this country and around the world. His son, Mark Shriver, writes in a new book for Father’s Day how faith and maintaining a balance in life are the important lessons his dad bequeathed.
A journalist and senior scholar at the Wilson Center, Linda Killian has written a book about a powerful third force in American politics – the independent, or swing, voters. They may not make up their minds in the presidential race until it is almost over, but they will, she says, make all the difference.
Bill Press talks about immigration issues, the Latino vote and tax cuts with Congressman Henry Cuellar, a Blue Dog Democrat from Texas.
A special replay of our post-election-day interview in Wisconsin with Democratic State Assembly leader Rep. Peter Barca. The news wasn’t all bad, he reports.