Republican Vice Presidential candidate Sarah Palin gives her first network news interview. The Obama and McCain campaigns suspend election activities in remembrance of nine-eleven. And the next president may inherit a federal deficit of half a trillion dollars.
- Stephen Hayes "The Weekly Standard," author of "Cheney - The Untold Story of America's Most Powerful and Controversial Vice President"
- Jeanne Cummings Politico's assistant managing editor in charge of Enterprise.
- David Corn Washington bureau chief, "Mother Jones" magazine; author of several books, most recently, "Hubris: The Inside Story of Spin, Scandal, and the Selling of the Iraq War." He blogs at politicsdaily.com.
- Dan Ephron Deputy bureau chief, Newsweek magazine