Clark's military record isn't quite that of Eisenhower, Grant or Colin Powell. But in a campaign that hinges on national security and where there's no anointed Democratic frontrunner, Wesley Clark's spit-polished credentials and plain talk have won him supporters even before a candidacy.
Click the "Listen" link to hear what Clark's candidacy means for his party and for President Bush.
John Hlinko, founder of the Draft Wesley Clark for President website
Celinda Lake, Democratic pollster
EJ Dionne, columnist for the Washington Post and senior fellow at the Brookings Institution
Noam Scheiber, editor at The New Republic magazine
This program aired on September 16, 2003.