Gail Chaddock, congressional reporter for the Christian Science Monitor
Charles Krauthammer, Pulitzer-prize winning syndicated columnist for the Washington Post, essayist for Time magazine
Mickey Edwards, was member of Congress for 16 years, now teaches at Harvard's Kennedy School of Government
J.C. Watts, represented Oklahoma's 4th district in Congress, author of "What Color is a Conservative?"
Alan Simpson, former Republican senator from Wyoming
Joseph Crespino, history professor at George Mason University
This program aired on December 20, 2002.