21st-century American politicians in all BBC programmes
Alistair Cook looks at the rise and fall of Senator John McCain.
Alistair Cook reviews how the United Nations reacted to a scolding from Senator J Helms.
Alistair Cooke considers Senator John McCain's campaign funding reform bill.
A recollection the work of Pierre Charles L'Enfant in shaping Washington DC.
Vice-President Al Gore's oversees the Boeing 777 jetliners deal with China.
Why do journalists flock to Washington for the presidential election?
The parallels between the leadership of President Clinton and Felipe Gonzalez of Spain.
Newt Gingrich becomes Speaker of the US House of Representatives.
The United Nations intervention in Bosnia, and the hesitation of Bill Clinton.
President Clinton visits China, considering US - Chinese relations and Nixon's 1972 visit.
The prosperity and popularity of President Clinton.
Contrasting Clinton's high approval rating with the widespread belief that he's lying.
Did Bill Clinton use family and political influence to avoid being drafted during Vietnam?
Paula Jones' civil prosecution of Clinton for an alleged 1991 sexual assault thrown out.
Allegations that Clinton persuaded Monica Lewinsky to give false testimony examined.
Profiles of politicians Colin Powell and "Mickey" Leland (1944-1989)
The possible entrance of Colin Powell and Ross Perot in to the race for the presidency.
Senator Diane Feinstein, the Democratic nomination for governorship of California in 1990.
The drama of Congressional voting, as highlighted by Diane Feinstein's forestry bill.
President Clinton's trip to dissuade Boris Yeltsin from sending nuclear aid to Iran.
How broad is the public appeal of Colin Powell, and could he be a presidential candidate?
Republicans have a majority in both houses of the Senate for the first time in 40 years.
Alistair Cooke reveals America's objections and misconceptions of honours.
The press scrutiny of the personal life of Governor Bill Clinton in 1992.
A comparison of prominent first ladies.
The US intervenes to help Japan's economy and Louise Woodward returns to England.
Senator Kennedy bows out of next presidential election.
A brief history of Labor Day, and what is holds for 1995.
San Francisco's mayor wins battle against ejection.
Remembering the military dead, from picnics to serious parades in Waterloo, New York