The Republican platform that was adopted on the first night of the RNC, with its strong opposition to same-sex unions and abortion, may have pleased those on the right wing on the party, but moderates and some traditional conservatives wonder where the party's headed.
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John Harwood, national political editor, The Wall Street Journal
Rick Pearlstein, author, "Before the Storm: Barry Goldwater and the Unmaking of the American Consensus"
David Cargo, former governor, New Mexico and is part of of "Mainstream 2004"
Representative Christopher Shays (R-CT)
Senator Chuck Grassley (R-IA).
This program aired on September 1, 2004.