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Diane talks with two political analysts about Sen. John Kerry’s selection of Sen. John Edwards as a running mate. They’ll discuss the two men’s similarities and differences in policy views, personalities and campaign styles, and what effect the choice may have on the presidential race.
- Thomas Mann Senior fellow at the Brookings Institution and co-author of "The Broken Branch: How Congress Is Failing America and How To Get It Back On Track"
- Norman Ornstein Is resident scholar at the American Enterprise Institute; coauthor with Thomas Mann of "The Broken Branch: How Congress Is Failing America and How to Get It Back on Track."
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