Mondale's analysis of the presidential campaign Walter Mondale, former vice president, U.S. senator and ambassador, and former Democratic presidential nominee offers his insight on the 2008 presidential campaign and what it takes to be a good vice president.11:00 a.m.
Walter Mondale: Former vice president, U.S. senator and ambassador to Japan. Democratic presidential nominee in 1984.
The speeches of Ted Kennedy The news of Sen. Edward Kennedy's brain tumor struck hard in Washington this week. The Massachusetts Democrat is respected by members on both sides of the aisle, and is well known as a skilled orator. Midday features excerpts of the speeches that earned Kennedy his reputation.12:00 p.m.