Cokie Roberts sizes up the political landscape National Public Radio senior news analyst Cokie Roberts joins Midday to discuss the latest in political news. Roberts is out with a new book, "Ladies of Liberty: The Women Who Shaped Our Nation."11:00 a.m.
Cokie Roberts: Senior news analyst for National Public Radio and author of "We Are Our Mother's Daughters" and "Founding Mothers: The Women Who Raised Our Nation." Her latest book is "Ladies of Liberty: The Women Who Shaped Our Nation."
The presidential candidates' plans for health care In the first of a series of programs from the Commonwealth Club of California featuring top advisors to the presidential candidates, E. Richard Brown, top advisor to Sen. Barack Obama, and Daniel Kessler, top advisor to Sen. John McCain, discuss the candidates' policy positions on health care.12:00 p.m.