Monday, Sep 01 12 p.m. (ET)

Hurricane Gustav and the RNC

As the Gulf Coast braces for the massive storm headed its way, Republicans are putting their convention in St. Paul on ice. Neither President Bush nor Dick Cheney will travel to the event on Monday as planned, and nearly all convention...

Monday, Sep 01 12:30 p.m. (ET)

Labor & Presidential Politics

Labor issues are at the core of both presidential campaigns. And a debate is brewing over how workers should be allowed to organize. We'll talk about how the labor movement is shaping the race, and discuss a controversial proposal that...

Monday, Sep 01 1 p.m. (ET)

Protesters, Free Speech and Security

Attorneys and activists are already at odds over the protests planned for this year's Republican convention. Some say the city of St. Paul is trying to make it hard for people to exercise free speech. But city officials say they have...

Monday, Sep 01 1:30 p.m. (ET)

Political Culture of Minnesota

It's the state gave us both Hubert Humphrey and Jesse Ventura. So it goes without saying that the Gopher State's political culture doesn't exactly follow the conventions of national politics. Join Kojo as we learn more about how...

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