Just how bad are things for the Democrats? While President Bush leads Republicans and the nation in the War on Terror, critics argue the Democrats lack a rallying cry. To take control of the House this fall, Democrats must pick up six seats. Where do Democrats go from here? In this hour, a closer look at the challenges ahead and political ramifications. Is the two-party system viable in times of war? How can dissent be heard in these troubled times?
Juliet Eilperin, The Washington Post
Joe Conason, The New York Observer and Salon.com
Congresswoman Marcy Kaptur, (D-9th) Ohio
This program aired on April 2, 2002.