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Alistair Cook looks at the rise and fall of Senator John McCain.
Alistair Cooke considers Senator John McCain's campaign funding reform bill.
Concern over the state of the American education system and President Bush's reforms.
How does modern-day America compare with the fall of Rome as described by Gibbon?
Bob Dole resigns from the Senate to run for president.
Boris Yeltsin's visit to the White House in June 1991 contrasts with his one in 1989,
Do nuclear weapons still pose a threat in 1989, and why is George Bush so popular?
The work of Jack Kemp, the Secretary of Housing and Development.
Newt Gingrich becomes Speaker of the US House of Representatives.
George H W Bush chooses Dan Quayle as Vice-Presidential candidate.
The background of George H W Bush, the new Republican presidential candidate.
Why has the American public lost confidence in George H W Bush?
New revelations about President Gerald Ford's past, are discussed by the press.
Republicans have a majority in both houses of the Senate for the first time in 40 years.
Gorbachev's banning of a Yeltsin rally in Moscow worries Alistair Cooke.
The US intervenes to help Japan's economy and Louise Woodward returns to England.
A profile of politician Millicent Fenwick (1910-1992).
Newt Gingrich's appointment as the Speaker of the House of Representatives in 1994.
Looking back to the Letter from America written after President Nixon's resignation.
Nixon's resignation speech. No apology from Nixon in resignation speech.
Does the power to take America to war belong to President Bush or the US Congress?
President George H W Bush's handling of foreign affairs helps his re-election.
President George H W Bush has to defend his Gulf War actions against Saddam
President Bush's heart surgery leads to the scrutiny of vice president Dan Quayle.
A profile of Richard Nixon, the only president in US history to resign from office.
The details of the latest mission by the space shuttle Endeavour.
US public opinion backs federal help for NYC's financial crisis.
Vice-presidential debate could sway public opinion on main candidate.
Ford's presidency is working better than most expected.
The re-emergence of Richard Nixon into public life after the Watergate scandal.